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INTRINSIC MUSCLES OF THE HAND-ADDUCTOR POLLICIS

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INTRINSIC MUSCLES OF THE HAND-ADDUCTOR POLLICIS

1. O: transverse head - 3rd metacarpal. Oblique head - capitate, bases of 2nd & 3rd metacarpals.
2. I: medial side of base of proximal phalanx of the thumb.
3. NS: deep branch of ulnar n.
4. BS: deep palmar arch.
5. A: adducts thumb.


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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 OpenStax College, Radiopaedia.org . From the case rID: 44017

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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