tuberosity

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tuberosity

[‚tü·bə′räs·əd·ē]
(anatomy)
A large or obtuse prominence, especially as on bone for muscle attachment.
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Indeed, the posterior cutaneous nerve of the forearm arises in the spiral groove, proximal to the deltoid tuberosity, before perforating triceps and descending to the elbow5.
Stepper motors (Industrial Devices Corporation, Salem, New Hampshire) were used to actuate cables that are attached to the rotator cuff tendons and deltoid tuberosity.
2) The incision starts proximally at the AC joint and curves lateral to corocoid process toward the deltoid tuberosity.