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Medical Term:

tendinous sheath of extensor carpi radialis muscles

Definition

the dorsal carpal synovial tendon sheath lining the compartment of the extensor retinaculum containing the tendons of the extensor carpi radialis longus and brevis muscles.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinum musculorum extensorum carpi radialiumTA

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