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WRIST-LIGAMENTS

Anatomy-Upper Limb

WRIST-LIGAMENTS

1. RADIOULNAR LIGAMENTS - dorsal, volar.

2. EXTRINSIC CARPAL LIGAMENTS (thickening of the wrist capsule) - dorsal, volar, radio-carpal collateral, ulno-carpal collateral.

3. INTRINSIC CARPAL LIGAMENTS
- Scapho-lunate complex: dorsal (most important for stability), volar, intermediate/interosseous components.
- Luno-triquetral.


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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