Medical Definition of Flexor retinaculum

1. A strong fibrous band crossing the front of the carpus and binding down the flexor tendons of the digits and the flexor carpi radialis tendon and the median nerve; in so doing it creates the carpal tunnel. Synonym: retinaculum flexorum, deep part of flexor retinaculum, flexor retinaculum, ligamentum carpi transversum, ligamentum carpi volare, volar carpal ligament. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flexor Retinaculum

flexor
flexor carpi radialis
flexor carpi ulnaris
flexor digiti minimi brevis muscle of foot
flexor digiti minimi brevis muscle of hand
flexor digitorum brevis
flexor digitorum longus
flexor digitorum profundus
flexor digitorum superficialis
flexor hallucis brevis
flexor hallucis longus
flexor muscle
flexor pollicis brevis
flexor pollicis longus
flexor reflex
flexor retinaculum (current term)
flexor retinaculum of forearm
flexor retinaculum of lower limb
flexors
flextime
flextimer
flextimers
flextimes
flexuose
flexuous
flexuously
flexuousness
flexura
flexura coli dextra
flexura coli sinistra

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