Medical Definition of Olecranon fossa

1. A hollow on the dorsum of the distal end of the humerus, just above the trochlea, in which the olecranon process of the ulna rests when the elbow is extended. Synonym: fossa olecrani, anconal fossa. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Olecranon Fossa

oleandrine
oleanolic
oleanolic acid
oleanolic acids
oleanonic
oleanonic acid
olearias
oleaster
oleaster family
oleasters
oleate
oleates
olecranal
olecranon
olecranon bursitis
olecranon fossa (current term)
olecranon process
olecranon reflex
olecranons
olefiant
olefiant gas
olefin
olefination
olefinations
olefine
olefines
olefinic
olefins
oleic acid

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