Coronoid fossa of the humerus

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Coronoid fossa of the humerus
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Left humerus. Anterior view. (Coronoid fossa visible at bottom center, on left side.)
Details
Latin fossa coronoidea humeri
Identifiers
Gray's p.212
Dorlands
/Elsevier
f_14/12375768
TA A02.4.04.025
FMA 23451
Anatomical terms of bone

Superior to the anterior portion of the trochlea is a small depression, the coronoid fossa, which receives the coronoid process of the ulna during flexion of the forearm. It is directly adjacent to the radial fossa of the humerus.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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