What is volar?

  • (adj): Relating to the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot.
    Example: "The volar surface"
    Synonyms: palmar

Some articles on volar:

Madelung's Deformity - Pathogenesis
... Madelung deformity of the wrist is caused by a growth disturbance in the inferior volar part of the epiphysial growth plate in the distal radius resulting in ... This produces volar translation of the hand and wrist ...
Palmar Plate - Metacarpophalangeal Joints
... In the MCP joints, the four volar plates of the fingers and the capsules within which they lie are blended with and interconnected by the deep transverse ... ligament on each side of the metacarpal heads are sagittal bands that connect the volar plates to the tendon of the extensor digitorum and to the extensor expansion ... These bands help stabilise the volar plates over the metacarpal heads ...
Dodge Aspen - Production History - Recalls
... The Aspen and Volaré are perhaps best known within the industry for a series of product recalls, caused by defects, that nearly bankrupted Chrysler and led to permanent changes in the organization's management ... In 1978, Chrysler recalled every 1976 and 1977 Aspen and Volaré for possible replacement of the front fenders, which were prematurely rusting ... and Chryslers, including the Aspens and Volarés, due to their tendency to stall, as well as having numerous problems with their carburetors, causing people to crank their starters for a ...
Volar, Afghanistan
... Volar (also Romanized as Volār, Ulyar, Ular, Wulāṟ) is a town in Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan ...
Palmar Plate - Structure
... In its proximal end, the volar plate becomes membranous and blends with the volar capsule which is attached to the head of the metacarpal bone ... During flexion, the plate glides proximally down the volar surface of the metacarpal head ... by the shape of the proximal edge, known as the volar recess, but this diaphanous end of the volar plate is also the part of the metacarpophalangeal joint that is most ...