The humerus is the arm bone between your shoulder and your elbow. There are two types of humerus fractures based on the location of the break (s). Trauma from . May 23, · The humerus is the long bone of your upper arm. It extends from your shoulder to your elbow, where it joins with the ulna and radius bones of your forearm. A humerus Author: James Roland.
Welcome to In Motion Therapy’s guide to adult humerus fractures. The humerus goes from the shoulder joint to the elbow joint and must be strong enough to take a good deal of weight when you lift something or push against something. It is one of the big three bones of the body. Intraarticular fractures of the distal humerus in the adult. Bicondylar intraarticular fractures of the distal humerus in adults. Operative treatment of type C intercondylar fractures of the distal humerus: Results after a mean follow-up of 2 years in a series of 18 patients.
Mar 02, · A proximal humerus fracture occurs near the shoulder and is most common in older adults with osteoporosis. It is the third most common fracture that occurs in individuals over the age of Author: Dr. Victor Marchione. The long bones are most commonly used for identification of unknown bodies and parts of bodies. Seventy two adult dried humeri (36 right and 36 left) were obtained from the Anatomy Department of.