processus coronoideus

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Noun1.processus coronoideus - a sharp triangular process projecting from a boneprocessus coronoideus - a sharp triangular process projecting from a bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
appendage, outgrowth, process - a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process"
coronoid process of the mandible - the coronoid process that provides an attachment for the temporal muscle
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In the distal end of the trochlear notch is a prominent medial coronoid process (Processus coronoideus medialis), and lateral to it, is the radial notch and a noticeable lateral projection corresponding to the lateral coronoid process (Processus coronoideus lateralis) (Fig.
La definicion del termino DC abarca un grupo de enfermedades articulares, dentro de las cuales se encuentran el Processus coronoideus medialisulnae fragmentado (FPC), Processus anconeus no unido (PAN), la Osteochondrosis dissecans (OCD) y la incongruencia de la articulacion del codo (7).

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