trapezium bone


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Noun1.trapezium bone - the wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpalstrapezium bone - the wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpals
carpal, carpal bone, wrist bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
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Excision of trapezium bone with ligament stabilisation is often performed with predictably good results.
The implant is designed as a single component that minimizes bone resections and preserves the trapezium bone in the wrist.
An Argentinian Rugby Union statement confirmed Hernandez suffered a fracture of the trapezium bone in his right hand and will undergo surgery in Buenos Aires.