Citation, DOI, disclosures and article data
At the time the article was created Stephanie BM Tan had no recorded disclosures.View Stephanie BM Tan's current disclosures
The terms cubital/antecubital fossa are also used in surface anatomy for the skin overlying this region.
superior: the line joining the medial and lateral humeral epicondyles (epicondylar line)
lateral: medial border of brachioradialis
medial: lateral border of pronator teres
apex: formed by the meeting of the lateral and medial boundaries (proximal intersection of the brachioradialis and pronator teres)
From medial to lateral:
posterior interosseous branch of radial nerve
The order can be recalled using this mnemonic.