carpal bone


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Related to carpal bone: metacarpal bone, tarsal bone
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Noun1.carpal bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primatescarpal bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
navicular, os scaphoideum, scaphoid bone - the largest wrist bone on the thumb side
lunate bone, os lunatum, semilunar bone - one of the eight small wrist bones
cuneiform bone, os triquetrum, pyramidal bone, triquetral, triquetral bone - a wrist bone that articulates with the pisiform and hamate and lunate bones
os pisiforme, pisiform, pisiform bone - a small wrist bone that articulates only with the triquetral
os trapezium, trapezium bone, trapezium - the wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpals
os trapezoideum, trapezoid bone, trapezoid - the wrist bone between the trapezium and the capitate bones
capitate, capitate bone, os capitatum - the wrist bone with a rounded head shape that articulates with the 3rd metacarpus
hamate, hamate bone, os hamatum, unciform bone - the wrist bone in line with the 4th and 5th fingers
articulatio radiocarpea, carpus, radiocarpal joint, wrist, wrist joint - a joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal bones
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One review showed good results for splinting, ultrasound, nerve gliding exercises, carpal bone mobilization, magnetic therapy, and yoga for people with carpal tunnel syndrome (8).
These include flexor retinaculum thickening, colles fracture, carpal bone fractures, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, Paget disease, neoplasms, tenosynovitis, and osteophytes, scarring resulting from tendon trauma.
MRI often reveals carpal bone cysts, commonly called bone ganglia, and demonstrates their relation to cortical defects, ligament injuries and associated soft tissue ganglia.
The trapezoid is the least commonly fractured carpal bone, with Sadowski and Montilla (2008) reporting trapezoid fractures to account for 0.
Greater arc injuries" are defined as carpal bone or radial styloid fractures prior to lunate dislocation due to slower applied load (3).
X-rays were taken which revealed a fractured accessory carpal bone.
Closed reduction of acute dislocations of the semilunar carpal bone.
They allege that they gave the defendant, a professor of equine surgery, permission to perform two procedures on the horse: surgery on his left carpal bone and draining fluid from his right stifle, which, the court explained, is a joint in a horse's hind leg that corresponds to the human knee.
A novel and effective segmentation technique is presented in this work with carpal bone image for skeletal age estimation.
The scaphoid is the most commonly fractured carpal bone.
Bobbyjo was at a veterinary hospital at the Curragh, recovering from an operation on a shattered carpal bone behind his near-fore when he aggravated the injury and was put to sleep on Tuesday.
Trainer Pauline Robson said: "He deserves that as he's been through the mill having broken a carpal bone at the Scottish National meeting two years ago.