capitulum humeri


capitulum humeri
[TA] capitulum of humerus an eminence on the distal end of the lateral epicondyle of the humerus for articulation with the head of the radius; called also capitellum and little or radial head of humerus.

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  • capitulum humeri — cóndilo de la epífisis distal del húmero que se articula con el radio Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • Capitulum humeri — petikaulio galvutė statusas T sritis gyvūnų anatomija, gyvūnų morfologija atitikmenys: lot. Capitulum humeri ryšiai: platesnis terminas – petikaulio krumplys …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Capitulum — (lat. Köpfchen) kann je nach Zusammenhang verschiedene Bedeutungen haben: In der Botanik eine Blütenstandsform, das Köpfchen In der Anatomie Capitulum humeri, einen Teil des Oberarmknochens In der Zoologie eine Alternativbezeichnung für das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Capitulum —   [lateinisch »Köpfchen«] das, s/...la, Anatomie: Gelenkköpfchen, z. B. Capitulum humeri, der mit der Speiche in gelenkiger Verbindung stehende, kugelige seitliche Abschnitt des Oberarmknochens …   Universal-Lexikon

  • capitulum — 1. [NA] A small head or rounded articular extremity of a bone. SYN: capitellum (1). SEE ALSO: caput. 2. The bloodsucking, probing, sensing, and holdfast mouthparts of a tick, including the basal supporting structure; relative size and shape of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Capitulum of the humerus — Bone: Capitulum of the humerus Left humerus. Anterior view. (Capitulum visible at bottom right.) …   Wikipedia

  • capitulum — n. the small rounded end of a bone that articulates with another bone. For example, the capitulum humeri (or capitellum) is the round prominence at the elbow end of the humerus that articulates with the radius …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Головка (Capitellum, Capitulum) — небольшой закругленный конец кости, соприкасающийся с другой костью. Так, например, головка плечевой кости (capitulum humeri или capitellum) представляет округлый выступ нижнего эпифиза плечевой кости, соединенный с суставной ямкой головки… …   Медицинские термины

  • condylus humeri — [TA] condyle of humerus: the distal end of the humerus, including the various fossae as well as the trochlea and capitulum …   Medical dictionary

  • fossa radialis humeri — [TA] radial fossa of humerus: a depression on the anterior surface of the humerus just above the capitulum …   Medical dictionary


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