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Page: Capitate
Name of bone Capitate Location/Articulation The capitate bone is the largest of the carpal bones of the wrist, occupying the center of the wrist. It has three sections: the head (proximal surface), wh…
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Page: Hamate
Name of bone Hamate Location/Articulation The hamate bone (unciform bone) in the wrist is readily distinguished by its wedge-shaped form and the hook-like process that projects from its volar surface.…
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Page: Lunate
Name of bone Lunate Location/Articulation The lunate bone (semilunar bone) is a carpal bone (wrist bone) in the human hand that may be distinguished by its deep concavity and crescentic outline. It is…
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Page: Pisiform
Name of bone Pisiform Location/Articulation The pisiform bone (also called pisiform or lentiform bone) is a small knobbly, pea-shaped wrist bone found in the proximal row of the carpus. A sesamoid bon…
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Page: Scaphoid
Name of bone Scaphoid Location/Articulation The scaphoid bone is one of the carpal bones of the wrist. It is situated between the hand and the forearm on the thumb side of the wrist (also called the l…
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Page: Trapezium
Name of bone Trapezium Location/Articulation The trapezium bone (greater multangular bone) is a carpal bone in the wrist. It is distinguished by a deep groove on its palmar surface. The trapezium is s…
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Page: Trapezoid
Name of bone Trapezoid Location/Articulation The trapezoid bone (lesser multangular bone) is a carpal bone of the wrist, the smallest bone in the distal row. It has a wedge-shaped form, the broad end …
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Page: Triquetrum
Name of bone Triquetrum Location/Articulation The triquetral bone (also called triquetrum bone, pyramidal bone, three-cornered bone, and triangular bone) is located in the wrist on the medial side of …
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