Radial Abduction

Some articles on radial abduction:

Carpus - As A Whole - Movements - Radial Abduction/ulnar Adduction
... During radial abduction the scaphoid is tilted towards the palmar side which allows the trapezium and trapezoid to approach the radius ... the flexor carpi radialis and extensor carpi radialis are attached, radial abduction effectively pulls this combined structure towards the radius ... During radial abduction the pisiform traverses the greatest path of all carpal bones ...

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