Radiate carpal ligament

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Radiate carpal ligament
Details
Latin ligamentum carpi radiatum
From
capitate
To
triquetral, lunate, scaphoid
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
l_09/12491823
TA A03.5.11.103
FMA FMA:42298
Anatomical terminology

The Radiate carpal ligament is a group of about seven fibrous bands which diverge in all directions on the palmar surface of the carpal bones. The majority of the bands radiate from the capitate to the scaphoid, lunate, and Triquetral bone bones.