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Descriptor English: Elbow Joint
Descriptor Spanish: Articulación del Codo
Descriptor articulación del codo
Scope note: Articulación que conecta el BRAZO con el ANTEBRAZO.
Descriptor Portuguese: Articulação do Cotovelo
Descriptor French: Articulation du coude
Entry term(s): Elbow Joints
Joint, Elbow
Joints, Elbow
Tree number(s): A02.835.583.290
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004551
Scope note: A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.
Annotation: primates only; differentiate from ELBOW; Manual 21.58: use FORELIMB (probably IM) + JOINTS (NIM) for non-primate vertebrates
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
Related: Olecranon Process MeSH
DeCS ID: 4625
Unique ID: D004551
NLM Classification: WE 820
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Elbow Joint - Preferred
Concept UI M0007155
Scope note A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.
Preferred term Elbow Joint
Entry term(s) Elbow Joints
Joint, Elbow
Joints, Elbow



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