capitate bone

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Related to capitate bone: hamate bone
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Noun1.capitate bone - the wrist bone with a rounded head shape that articulates with the 3rd metacarpus
carpal, carpal bone, wrist bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
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As an example, a coronal section of the capitate bone as segmented from the two original volumes is shown in Figure 6.
Radiograph of the left wrist anteroposterior and lateral view showed a lytic lesion in the capitate bone with thinned out cortex.
We present an unusual and complicated course of GCT of the capitate bone which required five surgical procedures within two years.