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In human anatomy, the wrist is variously defined as 1) the carpus or carpal bones , the complex ... The carpal bones on the ulnar side only make intermittent contact with the proximal side ... When contracted, most of the tendons of these muscles are prevented from standing up like taut bowstrings around the wrist by passing ...

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The bones of the hand and wrist provide the body with support and flexibility to manipulate objects in many different ways. Each hand contains 27 distinct bones  ...

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Think about all the different movements your wrists, hands, and fingers can make, and you can probably understand why they need so many bones: Many bones ...

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Jun 11, 2013 ... The wrist is a complex joint that bridges the hand to the forearm. It is actually a collection of multiple bones and joints.

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The human hand has 27 bones: the carpus or wrist account for 8; the metacarpus or palm contains 5; the remaining 14 are digital bones, your ...

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How many bones are there in the human wrist - trivia question /questions ... of the forearm, ulna and radius, and the bones making up the hand.

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Feb 20, 2017 ... The hand has 19 bones: 5 elongated metacarpal bones, which are next to the wrist and make up the palm; 14 phalanges which make up the ...

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Full Answer. The trapezoid, trapezium, capitate, hamate, scaphoid, lunate, pisiform, and triquertrum are the eight carpal bones that make up the carpus, which ...

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... all joints in the body. The wrist is actually a collection of many bones and joints. ... you understand. what parts make up the wrist; how those parts work together ...

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Apr 15, 2017 ... The wrist joint is formed by: Distally – The proximal row of the carpal bones ( except the pisiform). Proximally – The distal end of the radius, and ...