Carpal joints - Articulatio carpi

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General terms > Arthrology > Joints of thoracic limb > Joints of hand > Carpal joints

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The carpal joints include the joints between forearm, carpal and metacarpal bones:

  • Antebrachiocarpal joint
  • Intercarpal joints
  • Mediocarpal joint
  • Joint of accessory carpal bone
  • Carpometacarpal bones

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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