styloid process

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Noun1.Styloid process - extends from the base of the temporal bonestyloid process - extends from the base of the temporal bone
os temporale, temporal bone - a thick bone forming the side of the human cranium and encasing the inner ear
appendage, outgrowth, process - a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process"
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The corticosteroid group had a single injection of corticosteroid Triamcinolone Acetate in the region of styloid process of ulna into TFCC, while the placebo group received injection of distilled water (2cc), [Figure 2].
In conclusion, according to the results of the present study, it seems that injection of corticosteroid in region of styloid process of ulna in patients with distal radius fractures who are treated with percutaneous pining and casting may reduce the incidence and severity of ulnar sided wrist pain in short term, though probably this would not be the case with time, at least with regard to the number of painless patients.
Stylion ulnare is the most distal point on the styloid process of ulna.