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What are the bones in your lower arm?

The radius and ulna (bones of the forearm), shown in supination (the arm rotated outward so that the palm of the hand faces forward). Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. (Left) The radius and the ulna, bones of the forearm; (right) the fibula and the tibia, bones of the lower leg.

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Hereof, how many bones are in the lower arm?


Additionally, what are the names of the bones in the forearm? Arm bones. Your arm is made up of three bones: the upper arm bone (humerus) and two forearm bones (the ulna and the radius). The term "broken arm" may refer to a fracture in any of these bones.

Just so, what are the bones in the upper arm?

English: The humerus is the (upper) arm bone. It joins with the scapula above at the shoulder joint (or glenohumeral joint) and with the ulna and radius below at the elbow joint.

What is lower arm called?

The term forearm is used in anatomy to distinguish it from the arm, a word which is most often used to describe the entire appendage of the upper limb, but which in anatomy, technically, means only the region of the upper arm, whereas the lower "arm" is called the forearm.

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