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Of or relating to the sole of the foot or the palm of the hand.

[From Latin vola, sole, palm.]


(Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot
[C19: from Latin vola hollow of the hand, palm, sole of the foot]


(ˈvoʊ lər)

of or pertaining to the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot.
[1805–15; < Latin vol(a) palm of hand, sole of foot]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.volar - relating to the palm of the hand or the sole of the footvolar - relating to the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot; "the volar surface"; "the palmar muscle"
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A history of helping non-profits with fundraising inspired Volar Mobiles co-founders to build a company that enabled both non-profits and businesses to use SMS messaging to reach their key audiences.
Triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) is composed of multiple distinct anatomic structures including the triangular fibrocartilage (TFC, the articular disk), meniscal homolog (MH), dorsal and volar distal radioulnar ligaments, the extensor carpi ulnaris tendon (ECU), ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), ulnotriquetral (UT) ligament, and the ulnolunate (UL) ligament.
Group B was operated through volar approach, under tourniquet control and the use of a volar AO plate.
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Pain was severe to moderate, localized to volar aspect of wrist.
A recent study compared the volar and dorsal approaches to the radius in 70 patients in a non-randomized fashion.
Mean immediate postoperative radial inclination, volar tilt and radial height were 17.
On local examination there was swelling 6cmx2cm in size over volar aspect of left wrist which is mildly tender doughy in consistency, compressible extending longitudinally both sides proximal and distal to the flexor retinaculum of the wrist.
Mixed structure occurs in the humerus in the middle of the diaphysis in most sectors (in the lateral, dorsal, medial, and volar sector and at the junction of the volar sector with the lateral); in the ulna it is marked in the bone's proximal part (lateral, volar sectors); in the diaphysis (lateral); and in the distal part of the bone volar sector.
Poco despues, y sin mediar explicacion, nos bajaron a todos del aparato porque, senalaron, no estaba en condiciones de volar.
Those with displaced fractures receive urgent treatment at the in-patient and emergency department of the center, involving reduction of the fracture under local anesthesia (10 ml 1 % Mesocaine injected into the fracture site) and immobilization of the extremity with a dorsal and a volar plaster splint.
El cielo estaba tan poblado de naves comerciales como antes lo estuvieron las calles de maquinas vertiginosas, que los pajaros se exiliaron en los arboles hasta mimetizarse en las hojas, iniciandose asi la extincion de la especie por el inmenso dolor de no poder volar en ese aire sin aire, en ese cielo sin cielo.