glenohumeral

Relating to the glenoid cavity and the humerus.

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gle·no·hu·mer·al .glen-(.)ō-'hyüm-(ə-)rəl, .glēn- adj of, relating to, or connecting the glenoid cavity and the humerus

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adj.
relating to the glenoid cavity and the humerus: the region of the shoulder joint.

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gle·no·hu·mer·al (gle″no-huґmər-əl) pertaining to the glenoid cavity and the humerus.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • glenohumeral — Perteneciente a la cavidad glenoidea y al húmero en la articulación del hombro. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • glenohumeral — adjective Of or pertaining to the glenoid fossa and the humerus …   Wiktionary

  • glenohumeral — [ˌgli:nəʊ hju:m(ə)r(ə)l] adjective Anatomy relating to the shoulder joint. Origin C19: from glenoid (see glenoid cavity) + humeral …   English new terms dictionary

  • glenohumeral — gleno·humeral …   English syllables

  • glenohumeral — adj. relating to the glenoid cavity and the humerus: the region of the shoulder joint …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • glenohumeral — |gle(ˌ)nō, lē( + adjective Etymology: gleno (from glenoid) + humeral : of, relating to, or connecting the glenoid cavity and the humerus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glenohumeral joint — Infobox Anatomy Name = Glenohumeral joint Latin = articulatio humeri GraySubject = 82 GrayPage = 315 Caption = The right shoulder and Glenohumeral joint System = Precursor = MeshName = Glenohumeral+Joint MeshNumber = A02.835.583.748 DorlandsPre …   Wikipedia

  • Glenohumeral ligaments — Infobox Ligament Name = Glenohumeral ligaments Latin = ligamenta glenohumeralia GraySubject = 83 GrayPage = 318 Caption = Caption2 = From = glenoid cavity To = humerus System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = l 09 DorlandsSuf =… …   Wikipedia

  • glenohumeral joint — noun The shoulder joint, a joint that connects the scapula (shoulder blade) and the humerus (upper arm bone) …   Wiktionary

  • glenohumeral instability — slippage or subluxation of the humeral head out of the glenoid fossa; it may or may not be traumatic in origin. The traumatic type is seen particularly in athletes who throw …   Medical dictionary

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