cubital region

regio cubitalis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • cubital — cubital, ale, aux [ kybital, o ] adj. • 1478; lat. cubitalis, pris comme adj. de coude ♦ Anat. Qui appartient au cubitus ou au coude. Nerf cubital, artère cubitale. Os cubital. ⇒ cubitus. ● cubital, cubitale, cubitaux adjectif (bas latin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Cubital fossa — Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. Latin fossa cubitalis The cubital fossa is the triangular area on the anterior view of the …   Wikipedia

  • cubital posterior — un músculo del antebrazo, llamado también extensor cubital del carpo [A04.6.02.045] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. cubital posterior Uno de los músculos de la región posterior …   Diccionario médico

  • region — 1. An often arbitrarily limited portion of the surface of the body. SEE ALSO: space, zone. 2. A portion of the body having a special nervous or vascular supply, or a part of an organ having a special …   Medical dictionary

  • Cubital posterior (músculo) — El músculo cubital posterior (Extensor carpi ulnaris) es un músculo que se encuentra en la región posterior del antebrazo; largo y fusiforme. Se inserta por arriba en el epicóndilo, cara y borde posterior del cúbito y aponeurosis antebraquial;… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Nerf cubital — Nerf ulnaire Schéma de la face antérieure du bras gauche; le nerf ulnaire est noté ulnar Le nerf ulnaire ou nerf cubital est un nerf du membre supérieur chez l homme. Anatomie Le nerf ulnaire est issu du faisceau médial du plexus brachial dans la …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vein — A blood vessel that carries blood low in oxygen content from the body back to the heart. The deoxygenated form of hemoglobin (deoxyhemoglobin) in venous blood makes it appear dark. Veins are part of the afferent wing of the circulatory system… …   Medical dictionary

  • Nerve — A bundle of fibers that uses electrical and chemical signals to transmit sensory and motor information from one body part to another. See nervous system. * * * A whitish cordlike structure composed of one or more bundles (fascicles) of myelinated …   Medical dictionary

  • regio cubitalis — [TA] cubital region: the area of the upper limb about the elbow …   Medical dictionary

  • radial tunnel — a channel in the cubital region through which the posterior interosseous nerve passes; the capitulum of the humerus is on its posterior surface proximally, the brachioradialis and brachialis muscles border it laterally, and the supinator muscle… …   Medical dictionary

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