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Medical Term:

radial tuberosity


Definition: an oval projection from the medial surface of the radius just distal to the neck, giving attachment (insertion) on its posterior half to the tendon of the biceps.

Synonym(s): tuberositas radiiTA, bicipital tuberosity, tuber radii, tuberosity of radius

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