Ulnare

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ulnare (Anat) One of the bones or cartilages of the carpus, which articulates with the ulna and corresponds to the cuneiform in man.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ulnare A bone of the wrist, that one of the proximal carpal bones which is upon the ulnar side, in man the cuneiform: opposed to radiale. See cuts under Artiodactyla, carpus, hand, Perissodactyla, and Plesiosaurus.
    • n ulnare In ornithology, that one of the two free carpal bones which is upon the ulnar side (the other being the radiale), not necessarily with the implication that it is the cuneiform of a mammal. See cut under pinion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ulnare an element of the primitive carpus situated on the ulnar side—represented in man by the cuneiform bone:—pl. Ulnā′ria
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Ulna
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. ulna; Eng. ell.

Usage

In literature:

Press the ulnar nerve at the elbow, the prickling sensation is referred to the skin on the ulnar side of the hand.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
The fascia and the ulnar head of the flexor carpi ulnaris have been removed.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
Sensibility is affected over the medial surface of the forearm and ulnar area of the hand.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
In figure 356, the general type of the pattern could have been loop (ulnar if in the right hand) or whorl.
"The Science of Fingerprints" by Federal Bureau of Investigation
Area mediastinal, scapularis and ulnaris: the areas in front of the mediastinal, the scapular, and the ulnar veins in Orthoptera.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
K. Ulnar artery, with ulnar nerve.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
The median and ulnar nerves may be stretched or torn.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
He and Ulnar think they rule this island.
"Sinister Paradise" by Robert Moore Williams
The nerve which is probably most exposed to this is the ulnar.
"Neuralgia and the Diseases that Resemble it" by Francis E. Anstie
In the dog the anterior ulnar is in contact with the posterior ulnar.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
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In news:

Red Sox reliever Scott Atchison will seek a second opinion on his sore ulnar collateral ligament on Monday in Florida from Dr James Andrews.
The ulnar nerve is derived from spinal nerves C8-T1 with a minor contribution from C7.
The ulnar nerve arises from the lower trunk, anterior divisions and medial cord of the brachial plexus.
Pitcher Tommy John, the namesake for pioneering surgery called ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction, winds up in 1989.
It's actually your ulnar nerve.
In order to monitor NMBAs, nerve stimulators are used to excite the patient's ulnar nerve, with a specific stimulation waveform called a train-of-four (TOF).
Randy Wolf out for the season with ulnar collateral ligament tear in elbow.
He was born without the ulnar collateral ligament that so often is replaced.
Zimmermann had Tommy John surgery to replace his torn ulnar collateral ligament in 2009 and pitched 1611/3 innings in his first full season back last year, just over his prescribed 160- inning limit.
An examination Monday in Kansas City determined he has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.
The Toronto Raptors' injury woes continued as the team announced Thursday that swingman Landry Fields has undergone ulnar nerve transposition surgery in his right elbow.
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