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Palmaris Longus

Summary Information: Palmaris Longus

Palmaris Longus: The palmaris longus is one muscle of the group of wrist flexor muscles of the forearm and wrist joint. The palmaris longus originates on the humerus and inserts on the palmar aponeurosis. The palmaris longus flexes the wrist and hand. It is innervated by the median nerve. Some people may not have a palmaris longus.

Conditions that can afflict the palmaris longus include compartment syndrome, overuse injuries, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Palmaris Longus

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Palmaris Longus

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Sub Parts: Palmaris Longus

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Palmaris Longus

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