gunstock deformity

[ gŭnstŏk′ ]

n.

A deformity of the elbow, resulting from condylar fracture at the elbow in which the forearm deviates toward the midline of the body when extended.

Nearby words

  1. gunship,
  2. gunshot,
  3. gunslinger,
  4. gunsmith,
  5. gunstock,
  6. gunstock stile,
  7. gunter,
  8. gunter rig,
  9. gunter's chain,
  10. gunter, edmund


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