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WRIST-TENDON COMPARTMENTS

Anatomy-Upper Limb

WRIST-TENDON COMPARTMENTS

6 compartments arranged around the wirst.

1. Thumb tendons - held by thick retinaculum. Thickening causes DeQuervein's tenosynovitis.


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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.
3. Image: Case courtesy of Dr Roberto Schubert, Radiopaedia.org . From the case rID: 14241 [Accessed 18 Nov. 2018].

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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