How Many Bones in the Human Wrist?

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I learned in Paramedic class that there are 8 bones in the human wrist. There are those 8 bones plus 29 more in a human hand. These 8 bones give your wrist the flexibility.
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The adult human wrist, also known as carpus, contains a total of eight bones. These eight bones are often included in the total for the number of bones in the hand which has a total of twenty seven bones.
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