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lateral part of posterior (extensor) compartment of forearm

 

Definition: portion of the posterior fascial compartment of the forearm that includes the “lateral wad” muscles; brachioradialis and extensores radiales.

Synonym(s): pars lateralis compartimenti antebrachii posterioris (extensorum)TA, radial part of posterior compartment of forearm

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