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tendinous sheath of extensor digiti minimi muscle


Definition: the dorsal carpal synovial tendon sheath surrounding the tendon of the extensor digiti minimi in its passage deep to the extensor retinaculum.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi extensoris digiti minimiTA

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