Palmaris brevis muscle

What is Palmaris brevis muscle?

Palmaris brevis muscle meaning Muscle involved in moving the wrist. Its main function is tensing the palm of hand.Other muscles involved in moving the wrist are:Extensor carpi radialis brevisExtensor carpi radialis longusExtensor carpi ulnarisFlexor carpi radialisFlexor carpi ulnarisPalmaris longus

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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