Coronoid fossa of the humerus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Coronoid fossa of the humerus
Gray207.png
Left humerus. Anterior view. (Coronoid fossa visible at bottom center, on left side.)
Details
Identifiers
Latinfossa coronoidea humeri
TAA02.4.04.025
FMA23451
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.

Additional images[edit]

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 212 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

External links[edit]