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*  Gartland classification
The Gartland classification is a system of categorizing supracondylar humerus fractures, clinically useful as it predicts the ... Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus in Children. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 1997 Jan;5(1):19-26. [1]. ...
*  Shoulder girdle
The glenohumeral joint is the articulation between the head of the humerus and the glenoid cavity of the scapula. It is a ball ... It is formed by the gap between the humerus and the acromion process of the scapula. This space is filled mostly by the ... The place on the scapula where it articulated with the humerus (upper bone of the forelimb) is the called the glenoid. The ... and interclavicle are dermal and linked to the caudal part of the head while the humerus articulates with a small ...
*  Capitulum of the humerus
In human anatomy of the arm, the lateral portion of the distal articular surface of the humerus consists of a smooth, rounded ... and the distal humerus consists two gently expanded condyles, one lateral and one medial, separated by a shallow groove and a ... surface of the humerus at the distal end. In non-avian archosaurs, including crocodiles, the capitellum and the trochlea are no ... ontogenetic equivalent is the dorsal condyle of the humerus. Elbow joint. Deep dissection. Anterior view. Elbow joint. Deep ...
*  Fat pad sign
In children, a posterior fat pad sign suggests a condylar fracture of the humerus. In adults it suggests a radial head fracture ... When there is a fracture of the distal humerus, or other pathology involving the elbow joint, inflammation develops around the ...
*  Shoulder replacement
... which is inserted down the shaft of the humerus. The plastic socket is placed over the patient's glenoid and is typically ...
*  Medial supracondylar ridge
The inferior third of the medial border of the humerus is raised into a slight ridge, the medial supracondylar ridge (or medial ...
*  Cubitus varus
A common cause is the supracondylar fracture of humerus. It can be corrected via a corrective osteotomy of the humerus and ... Instances in which the medial epicondyle of the distal humerus is malformed due to the initial fracture at the humeral endplate ... Stimson LA (Sep 1900). "I. Cubitus Varus; or, "Gunstock" Deformity following Fracture of the Lower End of the Humerus". Ann. ... however internal rotation of the radius over the ulna may be limited due to the overgrowth of the humerus. This may be ...
*  Hill-Sachs lesion
When the humerus is driven from the glenohumeral cavity, its relatively soft head impacts against the anterior edge of the ... A Hill-Sachs lesion, or Hill-Sachs fracture, is a cortical depression in the posterolateral head of the humerus. It results ... http://www.shoulderus.com/ultrasound-of-the-shoulder/proximal-humerus-fracture-ultrasound-hill-sachs-lesion. ...
*  Scapula
The spelling humerus is actually incorrect in classical Latin. Those three bones were referred to as the ossa (Latin: bones) ... The Romans referred with umerus to what is now commonly known in English as the humerus or the upper bone of the arm, the ... The place on the scapula where it articulated with the humerus (upper bone of the forelimb) is the called the glenoid. The ... The 16th century antomists Andreas Vesalius used humerus to refer to the clavicle. Besides the aforementioned os latum ...
*  Ossification of humerus
The humerus is ossified from eight centers, one for each of the following parts: the body, the head, the greater tubercle, the ... The lower end of the humerus is ossified as follows. At the end of the second year ossification begins in the capitulum, and ... This is the primary centre At birth the humerus is ossified in nearly its whole length, only the extremities remaining ...
*  Internal fixation
... refers to fixation of screws and/or plates, intramedullary bone nails (femur, tibia, humerus) to enable or ... lateral condylar fractures of the humerus in children, but if fracture displacement after closed reduction exceeds 2 mm, open ... "Closed Reduction and Internal Fixation of Displaced Unstable Lateral Condylar Fractures of the Humerus in Children". The ...
*  Lower extremity of humerus
Left humerus. Posterior view. Left elbow-joint, showing anterior and ulnar collateral ligaments. Capsule of elbow-joint ( ... The lower extremity of the humerus is flattened from before backward, and curved slightly forward; it ends below in a broad, ... The lateral portion of this surface consists of a smooth, rounded eminence, named the capitulum of the humerus; it articulates ...
*  Shoulder reduction
Some avoid this technique because of the possibility of neurovascular complications and proximal humerus fracture. Dislocations ... "Emergency department evaluation and treatment of the shoulder and humerus". Emergency medicine clinics of North America. 33 (2 ...
*  Humerus
Position of humerus (shown in red). Animation. Left humerus. Animation. Human arm bones diagram. Humerus - inferior epiphysis. ... Humerus - inferior epiphysis. Posterior view. Humerus - superior epiphysis. Anterior view. Humerus - superior epiphysis. ... The humerus (/ˈhjuːmərəs/, Plural: humeri) is a long bone in the arm or forelimb that runs from the shoulder to the elbow. It ... The word "humerus" is derived from Latin: humerus, umerus meaning upper arm, shoulder, and is linguistically related to Gothic ...
*  Humerus fracture
A humerus fracture is a break of the humerus bone in the upper arm. Fractures of the humerus may be classified by the location ... Proximal humerus fracture A transverse fracture of the humerus shaft A spiral fracture of the distal one-third of the humerus ... Most humerus fractures are nondisplaced and will heal within a few weeks if the arm is immobilized. Severe displaced humerus ... Humerus fractures are among the most common of fractures. Proximal fractures make up 5% of all fractures and 25% of humerus ...
*  Trochlea of humerus
In humans, these two fossae, the most prominent in the humerus, are occasionally transformed into a hole, the supratrochlear ... Brubacher, Jacob W.; Dodd, Seth D. (December 2008). "Pediatric supracondylar fractures of the distal humerus". Curr Rev ...
*  Supracondylar humerus fracture
A supracondylar humerus fracture is a fracture of the distal humerus just above the elbow joint. The fracture is usually ... Malunion: The condyles of the distal humerus do not correctly join together. Supracondylar humerus fractures account for 55%-75 ... Supracondylar humerus fractures typically result from a fall on to an outstretched arm, usually leading to a forced ... Most supracondylar humerus fractures are closed (skin intact) injuries. If there is a laceration associated with the fracture, ...
*  Condyle of humerus
The Condyle of humerus is the distal end of the humerus. It is made up of the capitulum and the trochlea. xiphoid.biostr. ... washington.edu/fma/fmabrowser-hierarchy.html?search=Condyle of humerus. ...
*  Body of humerus
The body or shaft of the humerus is almost cylindrical in the upper half of its extent, prismatic and flattened below, and has ...
*  Anatomical neck of humerus
The anatomical neck of the humerus is obliquely directed, forming an obtuse angle with the body of the humerus. It represents ... "Wheeless anatomic neck of humerus". Retrieved 2016-06-08. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th ... in the upper half it is represented by a narrow groove separating the head of the humerus from the two tubercles, the greater ...
*  Upper extremity of humerus
The anatomical neck of the humerus is an indentation distal to the head of the humerus on which the articular capsule attaches ... The head (caput humeri), is nearly hemispherical in form. It is directed upward, medialward, and a little backward, and ... The upper or proximal extremity of the humerus consists of the bone's large rounded head joined to the body by a constricted ...
*  Supracondylar process of the humerus
The supracondylar process of the humerus (also known as an avian spur) is a bony projection on the anteromedial aspect of the ... Subasi M, Kesemenli C, Necmioglu S, Kapukaya A, Demirtas M (2002). "Supracondylar process of the humerus" (PDF). Acta Orthop ... upper arm bone (humerus), about 5 cm above the medial epicondyle. It is directed downward, forward and medially pointing to the ...
*  Lateral epicondyle of the humerus
Left humerus. Anterior view. Plan of ossification of the humerus. Posterior surface of the forearm. Superficial muscles. ... In birds, where the arm is somewhat rotated compared to other tetrapods, it is termed dorsal epicondyle of the humerus. In ... This leads to pain and tenderness on the outside of the elbow." Medial epicondyle of the humerus Common extensor tendon Tennis ... The lateral epicondyle of the humerus is a small, tuberculated eminence, curved a little forward, and giving attachment to the ...
*  Medial epicondyle of the humerus
The medial epicondyle of the humerus is an epicondyle of the humerus bone of the upper arm in humans. It is larger and more ... Left humerus. Anterior view. Front of the left forearm. Superficial muscles. Posterior surface of the forearm. Deep muscles. ... In birds, where the arm is somewhat rotated compared to other tetrapods, it is called the ventral epicondyle of the humerus. In ... The name funny bone could be from a play on the words humorous and humerus, the bone on which the medial epicondyle is located ...
*  Coronoid fossa of the humerus
It is directly adjacent to the radial fossa of the humerus. Human arm bones diagram Elbow joint. Deep dissection. Anterior view ...