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Endochondral proximal carpal bone articulating with the radius. [ ]

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

  • Endochondral proximal carpal bone articulating with the radius.
depicted by
editor note
  • TODO - check AAO placement; in rodents this is fused with the lunate to make the scapholunate
external definition
  • One of two element that constitute the basal row of carpals. It articulates proximally with the radius, mesially with the ulnare (or pars intermedia of the ulnare when the ulnare is fused to the intermedium) and distally with the centrale (also recognized by some authors as element Y). This element originates from one or two condensation centers. Occasionally it may fuse to carpal 5(4), the ulnare, or other elements.[AAO]
  • the bone of the hand located at the radial side of the carpus and which articulates with the radius, trapezium, trapezoideum, capitate, and lunate bones
has exact synonym
  • os scaphoideum
  • navicular of manus
  • navicular bone of hand
  • scaphoid bone
  • radial carpal bone
  • os naviculare manus
  • navicular bone of manus
  • scaphoid
  • scaphoideum
  • os carpi radiale
has related synonym
  • navicular of hand
  • UBERON:0001427
terminology notes
  • In reptiles, birds, and amphibians, this bone is instead commonly referred to as the radiale, because of its articulation with the radius[WP]