antecubital


antecubital

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  • antecubital — Relativo a la región anterior del codo. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • antecubital — In front of the elbow. [ante + L. cubitum, elbow] * * * an·te·cu·bi·tal .ant i kyü bət əl adj of or relating to the inner or front surface of the forearm <the antecubital area> * * * an·te·cu·bi·tal (an″te kuґbĭ təl)… …   Medical dictionary

  • antecubital — adjective of or relating to the region of the arm in front of the elbow blood was drawn from the antecubital region • Pertains to noun: ↑cubitus * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| adjective Etymology: ante + cubital : of or relating to the inner or front surface… …   Useful english dictionary

  • antecubital — adjective Pertaining to, or situated in the anterior part of the elbow (cubitus) …   Wiktionary

  • antecubital — an·te·cu·bi·tal …   English syllables

  • antecubital fossa — n a triangular cavity of the elbow that contains a tendon of the biceps, the median nerve, and the brachial artery * * * f. cubitalis …   Medical dictionary

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