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styloid

Line breaks: styl|oid
Pronunciation: /ˈstʌɪlɔɪd
 
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Definition of styloid in English:

adjective

technical

noun

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short for styloid process.
Example sentences
  • Diagnosis may be made by having the athlete actively ulnarly deviate the wrist in full supination observing the ECU tendon subluxing ulnarward over the styloid.
  • The nature of her fall, the fractures being interarticular with residual non-union of the distal styloid will result in potentially increasing osteoarthritic change in the right wrist and hence pain.
  • Triangular fibrocartilage complex tenderness is best localized by palpating the hollow between the pisiform and ulnar styloid on the ulnar border of the wrist.

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