Cubitus

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Cubitus

An ancient Roman unit of length approximately equivalent to 444 millimeters.
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Uber die neue und konstante Ellenbogenschlagader des Menschen (Arteria plicae cubiti superficialis) nebst deren Anomalien, der Arteria mediana antibrachii superficialis and ulnaris superficialis.
Publico los resultados ese mismo ano (Epistola docens venam axillarem dextri cubiti in dolre laterali secandam) y tambien acepto el encargo de la Giunta, una afamada casa editorial veneciana, para revisar la edicion latina de varios escritos anatomicos de Galeno, concordando con una de las caracteristicas del Renacimiento: revisar y corregir.
Approximately 5 ml of blood was drawn from the vena cubiti media of the arm at each measurement time point (before exercise as well as 24 h and 48 h after exercise).