Medical Definition of Orbicular ligament of radius

1. The ligament that encircles and holds the head of the radius in the radial notch of the ulna, forming the proximal radioulnar joint and enabling pronation/supination of forearm; receives the radial collateral ligament of the elbow. Synonym: ligamentum annulare radii, ligamentum orbiculare radii, orbicular ligament of radius. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Orbicular Ligament Of Radius

oratresses
oratrices
oratrix
oratrixes
orb
orb web
orbation
orbed
orbicle
orbicles
orbicula
orbiculae
orbicular
orbicular bone
orbicular ligament
orbicular ligament of radius (current term)
orbicular muscle
orbicular muscle of eye
orbicular process
orbicular zone
orbiculare
orbicularis
orbicularis muscle
orbicularis oculi
orbicularis oculi muscle
orbicularis oculi reflex
orbicularis phenomenon
orbicularis pupillary reflex

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