You are here

Carpal Tunnel Anatomy

 carpal tunnel anatomy Cross Section of Wrist at the Carpal Tunnel
  1. Median Nerve
  2. Palmar aponeurosis
  3. Ulnar artery and nerve
  4. Transverse Carpal Ligament
  5. FDS tendons
  6. FDP tendons
  7. FPL tendon
  8. FCR tendon
  9. Abductor Digiti Minimi
  10. Flexor Digiti Minimi
  11. Trapezium
  12. Trapezoid
  13. Capitate
  14. Hamate
  15. Fifth metacarpal base
  16. Third metacarpal base

 

Disclaimer

The information on this website is intended for orthopaedic surgeons.  It is not intended for the general public. The information on this website may not be complete or accurate.  The eORIF website is not an authoritative reference for orthopaedic surgery or medicine and does not represent the "standard of care".  While the information on this site is about health care issues and sports medicine, it is not medical advice. People seeking specific medical advice or assistance should contact a board certified physician.  See Site Terms / Full Disclaimer