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*  Anthropometry of the upper arm
The mid-upper arm muscle area (MUAMA) is an estimation of the area of the bone and muscle portions of the upper arm. It is ... An Alternative Indicator of Nutritional Health to Body Mass Index in Unilateral Lower-Extremity Amputees?". Archives of ... the upper arm fat area (UFA), and the arm fat index. The mid-upper arm area (MUAA) is an estimation of the area of the upper ... upper arm circumference ((M)UAC). The derived measures include the (mid-)upper arm muscle area ((M)UAMA), the (mid-)upper arm ...
*  Radius (bone)
The biceps muscle inserts on the radial tuberosity of the upper extremity of the bone. The upper third of the body of the bone ... The upper extremity of the radius (or proximal extremity) presents a head, neck, and tuberosity. The radial head has a ... The radius has a body and two extremities. The upper extremity of the radius consists of a somewhat cylindrical head ... The radius or radial bone is one of the two large bones of the forearm, the other being the ulna. It extends from the lateral ...
*  Ulnar nerve
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Back of right upper extremity, ... based on the sound resemblance between the name of the bone of the upper arm, the "humerus" and the word "humorous". ... In human anatomy, the ulnar nerve is a nerve that runs near the ulna bone. The ulnar collateral ligament of elbow joint is in ... The ulnar nerve is trapped between the bone and the overlying skin at this point. This is commonly referred to as bumping one's ...
*  Radial nerve
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Back of right upper extremity, ... Cutaneous nerves of right upper extremity. Superficial palmar nerves. Nerves of the left upper extremity. Deep palmar nerves. ... The radial nerve is a nerve in the human body that supplies the posterior portion of the upper limb. It innervates the medial ... Cross-section through the middle of upper arm. Cross-section through the middle of the forearm. The brachial artery. ...
*  Langerhans cell histiocytosis
The skull is most frequently affected, followed by the long bones of the upper extremities and flat bones. Infiltration in ... It can be a monostotic (involving only one bone) or polyostotic (involving more than one bone) disease. It typically has no ... Bone: The most-frequently seen symptom in both unifocal and multifocal disease is painful bone swelling. ... Solitary bone lesion may be amenable through excision or limited radiation, dosage of 5-10 Gy for children, 24-30 Gy for adults ...
*  Superficial branch of radial nerve
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Lanzetta, M.; Foucher, G. "Entrapment ...
*  Median nerve
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Median nerve Median nerve This ... Diagram of segmental distribution of the cutaneous nerves of the right upper extremity. Superficial palmar nerves. Deep palmar ... The median nerve is a nerve in humans and other animals in the upper limb. It is one of the five main nerves originating from ... The anterior interosseous branch is given off in the upper part of the forearm, courses with the anterior interosseous artery ...
*  Radial artery
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Radial artery and vein This article ...
*  Brachial artery
Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. BRACHIAL ARTERYDeep dissection. ... The deep veins of the upper extremity. The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa; viewed from ... The brachial artery is the major blood vessel of the (upper) arm. It is the continuation of the axillary artery beyond the ... Cross-section through the middle of upper arm. The axillary artery and its branches. The radial and ulnar arteries. Ulnar and ...
*  Alexander Dickson (botanist)
... and that certain bones and muscles of the upper extremities correspond to other bones and muscles in the lower? Why should" his ... "Of what use is it for a student of medicine to know that the cranium is composed of vertebral elements-that such and such bones ...
*  Gerdy's tubercle
"Gerdy's Tubercle as a Source of Cancellous Bone Graft for Surgery of the Upper Extremity: Description of Technique". The ... It has been used as a source for bone grafts. The peroneal nerve runs near to it. Starkey, Chad (2009). Examination of ... Gerdy's tubercle is a smooth facet on the lateral aspect of the upper part of the tibia, just below the knee joint and adjacent ... The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume. 86-A (8): 1625-8. PMID 15292408. ...
*  Lateral rotator group
All muscles in the lateral rotator group originate from the hip bone and insert on to the upper extremity of the femur. The ...
*  Olecranon
Upper extremity of left ulna. Lateral aspect Bones of left forearm. Anterior aspect. Plan of ossification of the ulna. From ... It is situated at the upper (proximal) end of the ulna, one of the two bones in the forearm. When the hand faces forward ( ... Its base is contracted where it joins the body and the narrowest part of the upper end of the ulna. Its posterior surface, ... Its anterior surface is smooth, concave, and forms the upper part of the semilunar notch. Its borders present continuations of ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A02)
... pubic bone MeSH A02.835.232.087 --- bones of upper extremity MeSH A02.835.232.087.090 --- arm bones MeSH A02.835.232.087. ... bones of lower extremity MeSH A02.835.232.043.300 --- foot bones MeSH A02.835.232.043.300.492 --- metatarsal bones MeSH A02.835 ... carpal bones MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.150 --- capitate bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.400 --- hamate bone MeSH A02.835. ... pisiform bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.750 --- scaphoid bone MeSH A02.835.232.087.319.150.800 --- trapezium bone MeSH ...
*  Scapula
Anatomy photo:10:st-0301 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Joints of the Upper Extremity: Scapula" shoulder/bones/bones2[ ... is the bone that connects the humerus (upper arm bone) with the clavicle (collar bone). Like their connected bones the scapulae ... At the upper part of the fossa is a transverse depression, where the bone appears to be bent on itself along a line at right ... The Romans referred with umerus to what is now commonly known in English as the humerus or the upper bone of the arm, the ...
*  First metacarpal bone
UpToDate 2010 Doyle, James R.; Botte, Michael J. (2003). Surgical anatomy of the hand and upper extremity. Lippincott Williams ... The first metacarpal bone or the metacarpal bone of the thumb is the first bone proximal to the thumb. It is connected to the ... The first metacarpal bone is short and thick with a shaft thicker and broader than those of the other metacarpal bones. Its ... First metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. First metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmar view ...
*  Radial dysplasia
"Upper-extremity phocomelia reexamined: a longitudinal dysplasia". J Bone Joint Surg Am. 87 (12): 2639-48. doi:10.2106/JBJS.D. ... Netscher DT, Baumholtz MA (2007). "Treatment of congenital upper extremity problems". Plast Reconstr Surg. 119 (5): 101e-129e. ... K-wires are placed to fixate the bones in the desired position. Once the bones are secured anastomosis are made between the ... It can occur in different ways, from a minor anomaly to complete absence of the radius, radial side of the carpal bones and ...
*  History of trauma and orthopaedics
... diseases and deformities of the bones of the trunk and upper extremities (1887) and Fractures, dislocations, deformities and ... Pott's student, John Hunter, expanded on the knowledge of bone healing. Around the same time, Jean-André Venel published his ... diseases of the lower extremities (1890)'. The use of his traction splint during the First World War lead to a dramatic ...
*  Hugh Owen Thomas
... diseases and deformities of the bones of the trunk and upper extremities (1887) A new lithotomy operation (1888) An argument ... A rumour had it that he would attack victims himself, and break their bones, in order to have patients on which to practice. He ... Given the name Evan Thomas by the family that adopted and raised him, he established a family tradition of bone-setting. Evan ... Luke's Hospital, New York (1889) Fractures, dislocations, deformities and diseases of the lower extremities (1890) Lithotomy ( ...
*  Brachialis muscle
Bones of left forearm. Anterior aspect. Nerves of the left upper extremity. Brachialis muscle (labeled in green text) This ... The brachialis (brachialis anticus) is a muscle in the upper arm that flexes the elbow joint. It lies deeper than the biceps ... Horizontal section through the middle of upper arm. (Brachialis labeled at center left.) Muscles of lower limb, including ...
*  Upper extremity of humerus
The upper or proximal extremity of the humerus consists of the bone's large rounded head joined to the body by a constricted ... and ends near the junction of the upper with the middle third of the bone. In the fresh state its upper part is covered with a ... and form the upper parts of the anterior and medial borders of the body of the bone. The surgical neck is a narrow area distal ... Its upper surface is rounded and marked by three flat impressions: the highest of these gives insertion to the supraspinatus ...
*  Thomas Quasthoff
... and he has phocomelia of the upper extremities with very short or absent long bones. Quasthoff was denied admission to the ... Quasthoff is 1.34 m (4' 4¾") tall, due to shortening of the long bones in his legs, ...
*  Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
The Bone & Joint Center; offering joint replacement, sports medicine, foot/ankle and upper extremity services, treatment of hip ...
*  Hand surgery
... surgeons have received training in treating all injuries both to the bones and soft tissues of the hand and upper extremity. ... microsurgical reconstruction of soft tissues and bone, nerve reconstruction, and surgery to improve function in paralysed upper ... with both surgical and non-surgical treatment of conditions and problems that may take place in the hand or upper extremity ( ... Orthopedic surgeons are trained to handle complex fractures of the hand and injuries to the carpal bones that alter the ...
*  Upper extremity of femur
The upper extremity, proximal extremity or superior epiphysis of the femur is the part of the femur closest to the pelvic bone ... Upper extremity of right femur viewed from behind and above, showing head, neck, and the greater and lesser trochanter Left hip ... along the back part of the body: it is called the linea quadrata (or quadrate line). About the junction of the upper one-third ... which articulates with the acetabulum of the pelvic bone, composes two-thirds of a sphere. It has a small groove or fovea, ...
*  Reduced muscle mass, strength and performance in space
Bone. 36 (6): 1019-29. doi:10.1016/j.bone.2004.11.014. PMID 15811637. Berg, HE; Eiken, O; Miklavcic, L; Mekjavic, IB (February ... Upper and lower limb volumes obtained on the three crewmembers of Skylab 4 are shown in figure 6-2. Fluid shifts contributed ... The net result is that between 25 and 46% of the muscle mass can be lost in antigravity muscles of the lower extremity such as ... Rittweger, J; Frost, HM; Schiessl, H; Ohshima, H; Alkner, B; Tesch, P; Felsenberg, D (June 2005). "Muscle atrophy and bone loss ...
*  Gray's Anatomy
... the anatomy of the bones, blood vessels and nerves, etc. of the upper extremity is described in one place). All previous ...