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ul·na

 (ŭl′nə)
n. pl. ul·nas or ul·nae (-nē)
1. The bone extending from the elbow to the wrist on the side opposite to the thumb in humans.
2. A corresponding bone in the forelimb of other vertebrates.

[Latin, elbow, forearm; see el- in Indo-European roots.]

ul′nar adj.

ulna

(ˈʌlnə)
n, pl -nae (-niː) or -nas
1. (Anatomy) the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm
2. (Zoology) the corresponding bone in other vertebrates
[C16: from Latin: elbow, ell1]
ˈulnar adj

ul•na

(ˈʌl nə)

n., pl. -nae (-nē), -nas.
1. the bone of the forearm on the side opposite to the thumb.
2. a corresponding bone in the forelimb of other vertebrates.
[1835–45; < Latin: elbow; akin to Greek ōlénē, Old English eln ell2]
ul′nar, adj.

ul·na

(ŭl′nə)
The larger of the two bones of the forearm or lower portion of the foreleg. See more at skeleton.

ulna

One of the two bones of the forearm.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ulna - the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearmulna - the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm
forearm - the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
arm bone - a bone in the arm
olecranon, olecranon process - process of the ulna that forms the outer bump of the elbow and fits into the fossa of the humerus when the arm is extended
Translations

ulna

[ˈʌlnə] N (ulnas or ulnae (pl)) [ˈʌlniː]cúbito m

ulna

n pl <-e or -s> (Anat) → Elle f

ulna

[ˈʌlnə] n (Anat) → ulna

ul·na

n. cúbito. V.: cubitus

ulna

n cúbito
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This study of bone graft healing of CSD in ulnas repaired with an ESF was conducted over 12 weeks, and data were collected only for that limited time.
Four birds were euthanatized at each endpoint from each treatment group, and bone graft healing in the ulna CSD was evaluated by histologic examination.
Key words: critical size defect, ulna, histology, demineralized bone matrix, hydroxyapatite, new bone formation, avian, pigeon, Columba livia
Em outra pesquisa, foi observado que a terapia ultra-sonica, aplicada durante 20 minutos diarios, por periodos de 15, 30, 60 e 90 dias, nao promoveu a consolidacao ossea em ulnas de caes submetidos a ostectomias com 7mm de falha ossea (SILVA, 1990).
2001), alem de aumento da vascularizacao no sitio de osteotomias em ulna de caes tratados por ultra-som de baixa intensidade (RAWOOL et al.
2001) e de 80 a 91% em varios paises (FRANKEL & MIZUNO, 2001), alem de reducao de 38% no tempo de consolidacao em fraturas recentes distais de radio e ulna (KRISTIANSEN et al.
Twelve matched pairs (left and right) of formalin-fixed cadaveric ulnas were stripped of all soft tissue and periosteum and divided into two groups of six pairs each (12 ulnae per group).
Objective: Determine contributions of plate length and locked fixation in an ulna fracture.
De estos, 30 eran humeros, 30 ulnas y 30 radios, la mitad de ellos correspondia al lado izquierdo y los restantes al lado derecho.
RESUMEN: La ubicacion de los foramenes nutricios en los huesos humero, ulna y radio ha sido descrita de forma general.