Wrist Anatomy Ligaments

The wrist contains a network of ligaments. The extrinsic ligaments help attach the carpals to the forearm and hand bones, while the intrinsic ligaments help attach …

The intrinsic and extrinsic wrist ligaments play a vital role in the stability of the wrist joint. There are numerous ligaments but included below are the most …

The wrist is a complex joint that bridges the hand to the forearm. It is actually a collection of multiple bones and joints. The bones comprising the wrist include the distal ends of the radius and ulna, 8 carpal bones, and the proximal portions of the 5 metacarpal bones (see the images below).

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Wrist Anatomy Ligaments