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- “ The Carrying angle (also known as cubital angle) is formed between the humerus and the forearm axes. It is used to diagnose and evaluate cubitus...”

Used in the following article:

  • Carrying angle - “ Carrying angle is a small degree of cubitus valgus, formed between the axis of a radially deviated forearm and the axis of the humerus. It helps t...”
  • Cubitus varus - “ Cubitus varus (gunstock deformity) is a malalignment of the distal humerus that results in a change of carrying angle from the physiologic valgus ...”

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