cubitus valgus

noun

Medical Definition of cubitus valgus

: a condition of the arm in which the forearm deviates away from the midline of the body when extended

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“Cubitus valgus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cubitus%20valgus. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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