A mesopodium that is part of a manus. Includes as parts the carpal skeleton and associated tissues[cjm]. The anatomical region surrounding the carpus including the distal parts of the bones of the forearm and the proximal parts of the metacarpus or five metacarpal bones and the series of joints between these bones, thus referred to as wrist joints. This region also includes the carpal tunnel, the anatomical snuff box, the flexor retinaculum, and the extensor retinaculum[WP,unvetted]. [ https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wrist ]

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Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • A mesopodium that is part of a manus. Includes as parts the carpal skeleton and associated tissues[cjm]. The anatomical region surrounding the carpus including the distal parts of the bones of the forearm and the proximal parts of the metacarpus or five metacarpal bones and the series of joints between these bones, thus referred to as wrist joints. This region also includes the carpal tunnel, the anatomical snuff box, the flexor retinaculum, and the extensor retinaculum[WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4a/Human_wrist.png
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/cc/Hand_parts.jpg
has alternative id
  • UBERON:0001462
has exact synonym
  • fore basipodium
  • carpal segment
  • fore mesopodium
  • regio carpalis
  • carpal limb segment
  • wrist
  • wrist region
  • manus mesopodium
  • hand mesopodium
has narrow synonym
  • carpus of fore-paw
has related synonym
  • carpus
  • articulatio radiocarpea
id
  • UBERON:0004452