• bone
  • The C1 and C2 vertebra and the occipital bone of the skull form the atlanto-occipital joint. (reference.com)
  • I asked a friend about it a while ago, who mentioned that it could be a small bone dislocating when i bend my wrist frowards, which then stops the wrist from bending backwards. (medhelp.org)
  • Some forms of arthritis are not in the bone joints but in soft tissue. (healthboards.com)
  • He operated immediately to remove the point of the bone to prevent it jarring against other bones in the wrist joint , and now Waring faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines. (freethesaurus.com)
  • The scaphoid bone is one of the carpal bones of the wrist. (wikipedia.org)
  • The scaphoid bone is the largest bone of the proximal row of wrist bones, its long axis being from above downward, lateralward, and forward. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hamate bone (/ˈheɪmət/) or unciform bone (from Latin uncus, "hook") is a bone in the human wrist readily distinguishable by its wedge shape and a hook-like process ("hamulus") projecting from its palmar surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cysts that were compressing one or more nerves and causing bone erosions have been reported to occur near the shoulder joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Rogers, Kara (2010) Bone and Muscle: Structure, Force, and Motion p.163 Module - Introduction to Joints Archived January 16, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • This causes sharp fragments of bone to float between the joints, causing excruciating pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • dorsal
  • Dorsal rotation injury, such as when a drill binds and rotates the wrist instead of the bit, can also cause traumatic injuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • When contracted, most of the tendons of these muscles are prevented from standing up like taut bowstrings around the wrist by passing under the flexor retinaculum on the palmar side and the extensor retinaculum on the dorsal side. (wikipedia.org)
  • side of the wrist
  • Ganglion cysts most commonly occur on the back of the hand (60%-70%), at the wrist joint, and can also develop on the palm side of the wrist . (medhelp.org)
  • surgery #3 i was still having pain at the TFCC and the stich from last surgery, also a ganglion cyst formed around the TFCC repair causing a large lump on the pinky side of the wrist. (medhelp.org)
  • It is on the radial side of the wrist, but on the ulnar side of the thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • posterior
  • Three-dimensional wrist joint reaction moments are calculated for five children with cerebral palsy using both anterior and posterior walkers. (resna.org)
  • The results indicate that, while there were no statistically significant differences, extension moments for both wrists, as well as the dynamic range of all three moments, tend to be greater with posterior walker use. (resna.org)
  • I have a medium sized lump on the posterior aspect of my right wrist , almost in line with my index finger, it's neither soft, nor hard just somewhere in between. (medhelp.org)
  • muscles
  • In some, physical therapy can strengthen the supporting muscles in the shoulder joint to the point of reestablishing stability. (wikipedia.org)
  • articular surface
  • They are on a level with the superior surfaces of these bones, and their upper surfaces are smooth, and form part of the convex articular surface of the wrist-joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • A condyloid joint (also called condylar, ellipsoidal, or bicondylar) is an ovoid articular surface, or condyle that is received into an elliptical cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • The proximal articular surface is made up of lower end of radius and triangular articular disc of the inferior radio-ulnar joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • aspect of the wrist
  • A 4.0 x 2.5 x 3.0 cm. cystic lesion is seen related to the dorso radial aspect of the wrist joints, the cystic lesion shows heterogeneously hypointense T1 and hyperintense T2, PDFS and GRE signal with multiple T2 hypointense internal structures (rice bodies). (radiopaedia.org)
  • It also supports the ulnar portion of the carpus The TFCC is important in load transmission across the ulnar aspect of the wrist. (wikipedia.org)
  • stability
  • Kevin soon began gentle range-of-motion exercises and strengthening exercises to give added stability to my wrist joint ," said Sherman. (freethesaurus.com)
  • The SLAP lesion decreases the stability of the joint which, when combined with lying in bed, causes the shoulder to drop. (wikipedia.org)
  • hand
  • The wrist is a complex set of bones connecting the lower arm with the hand. (kidport.com)
  • The wrist allows the hand to rotate up and down. (kidport.com)
  • For the past week, my right thumb has been in pain and pops at the joint joining it to the rest of my hand. (medhelp.org)
  • Gangion cysts usually appear on the wrist joint or back of the hand in the same area. (medhelp.org)
  • A knot/ lump formed centralized on my hand/ wrist area and my wrist became very stiff and sore. (medhelp.org)
  • The attitude of the wrist and hand can be described. (drvivekpandey.in)
  • Wrist Joint Movements posted on Human Hand Anatomy. (humananatomylesson.com)
  • Application of an extension-pronation force to an axial-load wrist, such as in a fall on an outstretched hand, causes most of the traumatic injuries of the TFCC. (wikipedia.org)
  • Motions can be split into categories relating to the nature of the joints involved: Gliding motions occur between flat surfaces, such as in the intervertebral discs or between the carpal and metacarpal bones of the hand. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is an extensor, and an abductor of the hand at the wrist joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • That is, it serves to manipulate the wrist so that the hand moves away from the palm and towards the thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • About 3 per 10,000 people newly develop ganglion of the wrist or hand a year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ganglion cysts are "commonly observed in association with the joints and tendons of the appendicular skeleton, with 88% 'in communication with the multiple small joints of the hand and wrist' and 11% with those of the foot and ankle. (wikipedia.org)
  • tendons
  • This description is based on the observations that the cysts occur close to tendons and joints, the microscopic anatomy of the cyst resembles that of the tenosynovial tissue, the fluid is similar in composition to synovial fluid, and dye injected into the joint capsule frequently ends up in the cyst, which may become enlarged after activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • ache
  • Several symptoms are common but not specific: Dull, throbbing, ache in the joint which can be brought on by very strenuous exertion or simple household chores. (wikipedia.org)
  • anatomy
  • See Midcarpal joint This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Platzer 2004, p 130 Platzer, Werner (2004). (wikipedia.org)
  • anatomical
  • The terminology used describes this motion according to its direction relative to the anatomical position of the joints. (wikipedia.org)