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labral

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adjective la·bral \ ˈlā-brəl \

medical Definition of labral

:of or relating to the glenoid labrum or the acetabular labrum
  • a labral tear of the right hip
  • Labral lesions are associated with instability, although they can occur without instability due to injuries or degeneration of the shoulder joint.
  • —Jolanda J. Luime et al.The Journal of the American Medical Association27 Oct. 2004

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