wrist joint


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Noun1.wrist joint - a joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal boneswrist joint - a joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal bones
carpal, carpal bone, wrist bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
carpal tunnel - a passageway in the wrist through which nerves and the flexor muscles of the hands pass
arm - a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
articulatio plana, gliding joint - a freely moving joint in which the articulations allow only gliding motions
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RA also almost always affects at least three joints, including at least one finger or wrist joint, and often is symmetrical--so if a joint on one side of the body is affected, the same joint on the other side also will be.
Then, AP and Lateral view radiographs of the wrist joint revealed dislocation of pisiform bone (Figure 1 and 2).
However, as volar plating has gained popularity, the complications of nearly every tendon that crosses the wrist joint has been reported.
Aim: The main aims of this review were to (i) Summarise the scientific evidence on wrist joint proprioception, and (ii) Relate this evidence to wrist proprioceptive rehabilitation.
wrist joint executes flexion-extension motion in the interval of [-60[degrees], +60[degrees]] and pronation-supination motion in the interval of [-90[degrees], +90[degrees]].
The document displays all severity grades of synovitis in the metacarpophalangeal joints and in each of the wrist joint areas.
Although theoretically typing with the keyboard placed higher than the elbow may be beneficial to the wrist joint, several field and laboratory studies have shown that typing with an elevated keyboard causes pain and discomfort in neck, shoulder, and arm musculature.
SBi), a leading, privately held orthopedics company focused primarily on arthroplasty and trauma reconstruction technology and treatments for the small bones & joints, announced the first total wrist joint replacement surgery in Malaysia using SBi's RE-MOTION[TM] Total Wrist System in a 46-year old post-traumatic injury patient.
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There was decrease in terminal 20[degrees] range of motion of the wrist joint compared to normal wrist.
The fracture was only just above the wrist joint and, when measured, the diameter of the bone was only 4mm.
All these various elements reflect the cutting-edge nature of JWS, which distills the ever-increasing knowledge surrounding the pathologies of the wrist joint - ensuring readers are always at the forefront of this exciting medical arena.