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The carpus article is better than carpal bones, although the later has stuff in it which should not be lost. There needs to be a lot of work on carpal bones too - undating names, merging old name aticles on each bone. Mccready 08:10, 14 May 2006 (UTC)

Can you please label which hand this is, or which way is up/down? —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 09:14, 27 September 2010 (UTC)

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Old Mnemonic[edit]

This was used before the names of some of the bones were changed, the scaphoid being known as the navicular, the trapezium and trapezoid as the multangulars (greater and lesser, respectively): "Never lower Tillie's pants. Mother may come home." Kostaki mou (talk) 04:03, 3 May 2011 (UTC)