The postaxial bone of the proximal carpal region. Found in close approximation to the ulna, often in articulation[PHENOSCAPE:ad]. [ https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/114 PHENOSCAPE : ad ]

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Term information

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uberon_slim

latin term
os triquetrum [ FMA : TA FMA : 23715 ]
contributor
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
  • https://github.com/cmungall
definition
  • The postaxial bone of the proximal carpal region. Found in close approximation to the ulna, often in articulation[PHENOSCAPE:ad].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/50/Carpus.png
external definition
  • One of two element that constitute the basal row of carpals. It articulates with the ulna, radius, radiale, centrale (element Y), and carpal 5(4). This element originates from one condensation center or the fusion of two elements (ulnare and intermedium). Occasionally it may fuse to carpal 5(4), the radiale, or other elements.[AAO]
has exact synonym
  • triquetral bone
  • triquetral
  • os triquetrum
  • cuneiform bone of manus
  • cuneiform bone of hand
  • triangular bone
  • os ulnare
has related synonym
  • cuneiform of hand
  • ulnar carpal bone
  • triangular
  • triquetrum
id
  • UBERON:0002445
terminology notes
  • this bone is termed the triquetral bone in some mammalian taxa, notably humans