anatomical snuffbox

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anatomical snuffbox

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(Anatomy) the triangular depression on the back of the hand between the thumb and the index finger
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Unlike most of the reported superficial radial arteries, (4,6,14,18,33-35) the superficial radial artery in our subject followed a typical course in the wrist by running deep to the extensor tendons at the level of the anatomical snuff box.
After passing deep to the abductor pollicis longus and extensor carpi radialis brevis the radial artery reaches the anatomical snuff box where its become a content of it.
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