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Medical Term:

tendinous sheath of extensor pollicis longus muscle


Definition: the dorsal carpal synovial tendon sheath surrounding the extensor pollicis longus tendon in its passage deep to the extensor retinaculum.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi extensoris pollicis longiTA

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