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Medical Term:

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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