This is the name given to the force that "pushes" the forearm and hand toward the medial side of the elbow.
Typically, the varus force does not have any implications for elbow injury. Since most deceleration occurs with the arm at nearly full extension, the tension caused by varus force is rarely strong enough to be destructive.
Varus force opposes valgus force.
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