Radial fossa

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Radial fossa
Left humerus. Anterior view. (Radial fossa visible at bottom right.)
Latin fossa radialis humeri
TA A02.4.04.026
FMA 23452
Anatomical terms of bone

The radial fossa is a slight depression found on the humerus above the front part of the capitulum. It receives the anterior border of the head of the radius when the forearm is flexed.

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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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