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Encyclopedia > Dorsal radiocarpal ligament
Dorsal radiocarpal ligament
Ligaments of wrist. Posterior view. (Dorsal radio-carpal ligament visible at center.)
Latin ligamentum radiocarpale dorsale.
Gray's subject #86 328
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12492932

The dorsal radiocarpal ligament (posterior ligament) less thick and strong than the volar, is attached, above, to the posterior border of the lower end of the radius; its fibers are directed obliquely downward and medialward, and are fixed, below, to the dorsal surfaces of the navicular, lunate, and triangular, being continuous with those of the dorsal intercarpal ligaments. Image File history File links Gray335. ... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... Elseviers logo. ... The navicular bone (also called the navicular or scaphoid) is one of the tarsal bones, found in the foot. ... Lunate is a term meaning crescent or moon-shaped. ... For alternate meanings, such as the musical instrument, see triangle (disambiguation). ...


It is in relation, behind, with the Extensor tendons of the fingers; in front, it is blended with the articular disk. For the network protocol, see finger protocol. ... Diagrammatic section of a diarthrodial joint, with an articular disk. ...


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