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Medical Term:

oblique cord of interosseous membrane of forearm


a slender band extending from the lateral part of the coronoid process of the ulna distad and laterad to the radius immediately distal to the bicipital tuberosity.

Synonym(s): chorda obliqua membranae interosseae antebrachiiTA, oblique ligament of elbow joint, round ligament of elbow joint, Weitbrecht cord, Weitbrecht ligament

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