cubitus

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Synonyms for cubitus

hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped

the arm from the elbow to the fingertips

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Furthermore, the degree of short stature, US/LS ratio, difference between arm span and height, assessed body proportions, extremities/trunk ratio (ETR; sum of leg length and arm span divided by sitting height), relative body mass index (RBMI), and the presence of additional features (e.g., appearance of muscular hypertrophy, cubitus valgus, forearm bowing) were evaluated.
Some authors have suggested that a carrying-angle loss greater than 10 is not acceptable and that the ideal difference should be less than 5,6,8 because the most important late complication after paediatric supracondylar humerus fractures is the development of cubitus varus or cubitus valgus deformity.
Supracondylar humeral fractures are the most common fractures seen in children, It has a greater rate of malunion, nerve injury, and poor results than any type of extremity fracture.1, 2 In the past, it was thought that cubitus varus or cubitus valgus occurred because of growth arrest of the distal humeral epiphysis.3 Now it has been established that it is because of malreduction of the fracture.4
metakarp kisaligi, cubitus valgus vb), petesi ve ekimoz varligi arastirilmalidir (18).