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ulnar

 [ul´nar]
pertaining to the ulna or to the ulnar (medial) aspect of the upper limb as compared to the radial (lateral) aspect.

ul·nar

(ŭl'năr), [TA]
Relating to the ulna, or to any of the structures (for example, artery, nerve) named from it; relating to the ulnar or medial aspect of the upper limb.
Synonym(s): ulnaris [TA]

ulnar

/ul·nar/ (ul´ner) pertaining to the ulna or to the ulnar (medial) aspect of the arm as compared to the radial (lateral) aspect.

ulnar

[ul′nər]
Etymology: L, ulna, elbow
pertaining to the long medial bone of the forearm.

ul·nar

(ŭl'năr) [TA]
Relating to the ulna, or to any of the structures (artery, nerve) named from it; relating to the ulnar or medial aspect of the upper limb.

ulnar

pertaining to the ulna; the medial aspect of the upper forelimb, as opposed to the radial or lateral aspect.

congenital lateral rotation of the ulnar
seen in puppies from one to five months of age; they stand with the elbow flexed and the forearm markedly pronated.
ulnar nerve block
injection of a local anesthetic in the caudal aspect of the forelimb, proximal to the carpus, produces anesthesia on the anterolateral aspect of the metacarpus.
ulnar nerve injury
results in extension of the carpus, a 'dropped' carpus.
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The purpose of this study was to report cases of ulnar nerve injury sustained from trampoline injuries.
After approval from the institutional human studies committee, a chart review was performed on children who sustained an ulnar nerve injury from a trampoline accident.
Three cases of ulnar nerve injury sustained in children younger than 10 years of age are presented (Tables 1 and 2).
Ulnar nerve injury may follow an injury to the upper extremity either at the time of injury, at the time of intervention, or delayed beyond the time of injury.
We report three cases of ulnar nerve injury sustained in children younger than 10 years old.
Ulnar nerve injury following midshaft forearm fractures in children.
Vastamaki M, Kallio PK, Solonen KA: The results of secondary microsurgical repair of ulnar nerve injury.