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What is the name of the bony prominance you can palpate at the elbow?

What is the name of the bony prominance you can palpate at the elbow?

Olecranon : The prominent bone at the tip of your elbow is called the olecranon process and it is part of your ulna. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the bony prominance you can palpate at the elbow?

Help please? What is the bony prominance you can palpate at the elbow?

Olecranon process.: If you're referring to the back of the elbow, it's the olecranon process, which is the top part of your ulna bone. ...Read more

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I have a bony lump on the midle of my hard palate .Painful when pressed. Covered with soft-palate?

I have a bony lump on the midle of my hard palate .Painful when pressed. Covered with soft-palate?

Torus Palatinus ?: This may be the exostosis you are referring to. No treatment is usually necessary, but they may interfere with the fit of a maxillary denture. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/torus_palatinus. ...Read more

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I just realized that my 6 yrs old feet has bony bumps on top of both of his feet. What can this be? It's not painful

I just realized that my 6 yrs old feet has bony bumps on top of both of his feet. What can this be? It's not painful

Boney bumps: These can be normal depending on where they are - your anatomical description won't be as good as ours ! - See your podiatrist for an evaluation and any needed x rays ...Read more