pisiform bone


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Related to pisiform bone: triquetral bone
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Noun1.pisiform bone - a small wrist bone that articulates only with the triquetralpisiform bone - a small wrist bone that articulates only with the triquetral
carpal, carpal bone, wrist bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
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For those anatomy junkies out there, I'm talking about the pisiform bone.
Although issuing a slightly more positive report yesterday morning than she had in the immediate aftermath of Saturday's run, Sams said: "He's really quite sore on his pisiform bone and, while I don't think the tendon has come away and taken a chip off, we'll have to get it x-rayed.
A pulley is made in the region of the pisiform bone, and the transfer is attached near the metacarpophalangeal joint.