Canal carpiano - Sulcus carpi

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The carpal groove is a palmar concavity between the four eminences on the front of the carpus (hamulus of hamate and the pisiform medially, the oblique ridge of the trapezium and the tubercle of the scaphoid laterally) to which the transverse carpal ligament of the wrist is attached forming the carpal tunnel.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

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Anatomia general > Huesos; Sistema esquelético > Esqueleto apendicular > Huesos de los miembros superiores > Porción libre del miembro superior > Huesos de la mano > Huesos del carpo > Canal carpiano

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