Journal of Morphology and Anatomy

ISSN: 2684-4265

Open Access

Becker Richard

Department of Anatomy, University of Alberta, 116 St & 85 Ave, Edmonton, AB T6G 2R3, Canada

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    The Morphology and Functional Significance of the Carpal Tunnel Retinaculum
    Author(s): Becker Richard*

    The carpal tunnel is a narrow passageway in the wrist that allows the median nerve and several tendons to pass from the forearm to the hand. The carpal tunnel retinaculum, also known as the flexor retinaculum, is a thick band of connective tissue that forms the roof of the carpal tunnel. It plays a crucial role in maintaining the stability of the wrist and ensuring the smooth movement of the tendons and nerves that pass through the carpal tunnel... Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/2684-4265.2023.7.258

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