nervus ulnaris


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Noun1.nervus ulnaris - a nerve running along the inner side of the arm and passing near the elbownervus ulnaris - a nerve running along the inner side of the arm and passing near the elbow; supplies intrinsic muscles of the hand and the skin of the medial side of the hand
nerve, nervus - any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body
arm - a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
crazy bone, funny bone - a point on the elbow where the ulnar nerve passes near the surface; a sharp tingling sensation results when the nerve is knocked against the bone; "the funny bone is not humerus"
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Uber die Verbindung des Nervus medianus mit dem Nervus ulnaris am Untearm des Menschen und der Saugetiere.
It followed the same course as the BA, 6mm wide, descended medially, passed under the median nerve and was situated between the median and ulnar nerve (nervus ulnaris).
Percussion sensitivity of the Nervus ulnaris in the Hypothenar.