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Acromin Process
a large, rounded projection that can be felt on the superior surface of the scapula
Axilla
The ArmPit
Bursitis
Inflammation of a bursa
Digits
The fingers are called digits, are considered to be a part of the hand
Carus, carpal
The wrist consists of 8 short bones called carpal bones, together they are called carpus
Clavicle
the collar bone
Coracoid Process
a muscle attachment on the anterior surface that is palpable just medial to the humeral head
Fat Pad Sign
may be the only radiographic indication of a fracture involving the elbow joint
Glenoid Process
the lateral portion of the scapula that forms the socket of the shoulder joint
Humerus
the long bone of the upper arm
Joint Effusion
Increased fluid in the joint capsule
Metacarpal
A bone of the hand
Osteoblastic
referring to the osteoblast or a disease tht results in increased bone formation
Osteolytic
referring to a disease that causes bone destruction
osteomyelitis
inflammation of th bone caused by a pathogenic organism
osteophyte
Enlarged, deformed portions of the bone; usally caused by arthritis
Phalanx (phalanges)
a long bone of the finger or toe
radial deviation
movement of the whand toward the radial side of the wrist
Olecranon Process
A posterior projection at the proximal end of the unla;; funny bone or crazy bone
Osteoarthritis
A degenerative joint disease
Radius
the thick shorter long bone located laterally in the forearm
scapula
the shoulder blade
Sesamoid bone
a small, flat, oval bone within a tendon that is not counted among the bones of the body
Tendinitis
inflammation of a tendon
Ulna
the thin, longer long bone located medially in the forearm
Ulnar deviation
Movement of the hand toward the ulnar side of the wrist
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