Palmar radioulnar ligament

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Palmar radioulnar ligament
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Ligaments of wrist. Anterior view
Details
Fromradius
Toulna
Identifiers
LatinLigamentum radioulnare palmare
Anatomical terminology

The palmar radioulnar ligament (volar radioulnar ligament, anterior radioulnar ligament) is a narrow band of fibers extending from the anterior margin of the ulnar notch of the radius to the front of the head of the ulna.

It is sometimes abbreviated PRUL.[1]

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 325 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

  1. ^ Thomas R. Hunt (1 September 2010). Operative Techniques in Hand, Wrist, and Forearm Surgery. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. pp. 870–. ISBN 978-1-4511-0255-0. Retrieved 1 November 2010.