pronator teres muscle

musculus pronator teres.

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  • Pronator teres muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Pronator teres muscle Latin = musculus pronator teres GraySubject = 125 GrayPage = 446 Caption = Anterior view of the left forearm. Superficial muscles. (Pronator teres labeled at center.) Width = 194 Origin = humeral head …   Wikipedia

  • coronoid head of pronator teres muscle — caput ulnare musculi pronatoris teretis …   Medical dictionary

  • humeral head of pronator teres muscle — caput humerale musculi pronatoris teretis …   Medical dictionary

  • ulnar head of pronator teres muscle — caput ulnare musculi pronatoris teretis …   Medical dictionary

  • pronator teres — ˈtiˌrēz noun Etymology: New Latin, literally, smooth or rounded pronator : a muscle of the forearm, arising from the medial epicondyle of the humerus, inserting into the lateral surface of the middle third of the radius, and serving to pronate… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pronator teres — pronator te·res tir .ēz n a muscle of the forearm arising from the medial epicondyle of the humerus and the coronoid process of the ulna, inserting into the lateral surface of the middle third of the radius, and serving to pronate and flex the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Teres (disambiguation) — Teres may refer to: *Teres, the first king of the Odrysian state of Thrace. *pronator teres muscle, a muscle located mainly in the human forearm *teres major muscle, a muscle of the upper limb; one of six scapulohumeral muscles *teres minor… …   Wikipedia

  • pronator syndrome — pronator teres syndrome an entrapment neuropathy in which the median nerve or its anterior interosseous branch is compressed by the structures of the cubital fossa or by its passage between the heads of the pronator teres muscle, causing pain in… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle rond pronateur — Vue antérieure de l avant bras gauche. Rond pronateur en bleu. Nom latin Musculus pronator teres Origine Chef huméral : épicon …   Wikipédia en Français

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