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Ligament: Palmar carpometacarpal ligaments
Ligaments of wrist. Posterior view.
Latin ligamenta carpometacarpalia palmaria
Gray's subject #88 330
From carpus
To metacarpus
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12491847

The palmar carpometacarpal ligaments (or volar) have a somewhat similar arrangement to the dorsal carpometacarpal ligaments, with the exception of those of the third metacarpal, which are three in number:

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