Tendons Of The Hand And Wrist

The tendons that control movement in your hands, wrists and fingers run through your forearm. There are 6 tendons that help move your wrist. The wrist tendons are: Flexor carpi radialis: This tendon is one of two tendons that bend the wrist.

Tendons are fibrous cords that are similar to a rope, attached to muscles and bone. The tendons that control movement in your hands, wrists and fingers run through your forearm. There are 6 tendons that help move your wrist.

Grinding sensations ( crepitus ) with the movement of the tendons The diagnosis of wrist tendonitis is made by looking for the characteristic signs of this condition. In addition, depending on the tendon that is inflamed, the physician may perform tests that stretch the specific tendons of concern to locate the precise source of inflammation.

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Tendons Of The Hand And Wrist