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groove for extensor muscle tendons

 

Definition: longitudinal indentations on the posterior surface of the distal radius accomodating the tendons of the extensor pollicis longus, extensor indicis, extensor digitorum, and extensor digiti minimi.

Synonym(s): sulci tendineum musculorum extensorumTA

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