tuberositas


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tuberosity

 [too″bĕ-ros´ĭ-te]
an elevation or protuberance, especially one on a bone where a muscle is attached; see also tuber and tubercle.

tu·ber·os·i·ty

(tū'bĕr-os'i-tē), [TA]
A large tubercle or rounded elevation, especially from the surface of a bone.
Synonym(s): tuberositas [TA]

tu·ber·os·i·ty

(tū'bĕr-os'i-tē) [TA]
A large tubercle or rounded elevation, especially from the surface of a bone.
Synonym(s): tuberositas.
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1 = Caput radii, 2 = Neck (Collum radii), 3 = Radial tuberosity (Tuberositas radii), 4= Fovea capitis radii, 5 = Processus styloideus radii, 6 = Processsus coronoideus lateralis, 7 = Processsus coronoideus medialis, 8 = Tuber olecrani, 9 = Processsus anconeus, 10 = Incisura trochlearis, 11 = Processsus styloideus ulnae, 12 = Shaft (Corpus radii) and 13 = Shaft (Corpus ulnae).
Osgood Schlatter sendromu, buyume cagindaki cocuklarda gorulen tuberositas tibia bolgesinde lokal agri, hassasiyet ve sislikle karakterize bir hastaliktir (11, 12).
La zona terminal de la falange distal tiene forma triangular y es plana, presentando pequenas rugosidades en forma de herradura, denominandose a esta porcion terminal "Proceso Ungueal" o "Tuberositas Unguicularis" que se extiende por la zona medial, lateral y plantar dando lugar a dos prominencias denominadas "Espiculas del Proceso Ungueal", una para la zona medial y otra para la zona lateral (Fig.