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styloid process of ulna

 

Definition: a cylindric, pointed palpable projection from the medial and posterior aspect of the head of the ulna, to the tip of which is attached the ulnar collateral ligament of the wrist.

Synonym(s): processus styloideus ulnaeTA

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