radial tuberosity

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ra·di·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

[TA]
an oval projection from the medial surface of the radius just distal to the neck, giving attachment (insertion) on its posterior half to the tendon of the biceps.
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ra·di·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

(rā'dē-ăl tū'bĕr-os'i-tē) [TA]
An oval projection from the medial surface of the radius just distal to the neck, giving attachment (insertion) on its posterior half to the tendon of the biceps.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
At cranial surface of the upper part, radial tuberosity (tuberositas radii) is rough for muscular attachment.
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).

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