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Wrist joint

Introduction: Wrist joint

Description of Wrist joint

Wrist joint: a joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal bones.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Wrist joint: The joint that is formed by the distal end of the RADIUS, the articular disc of the distal radioulnar joint, and the proximal row of CARPAL BONES; (SCAPHOID BONE; LUNATE BONE; triquetral bone).
Source: MeSH 2007

Wrist joint: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Wrist joint

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Wrist joint

The following list attempts to classify Wrist joint into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • articulatio plana,gliding joint
  • articulatio synovialis,diarthrosis,synovial joint
  • articulatio,articulation,joint
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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