Medical Definition of Pisometacarpal ligament

1. A strong fibrous band extending from the pisiform bone to the base of the fifth metacarpal bone; this ligament, together with the pisohamate ligament, forms the tendon of insertion of the flexor carpi ulnaris, in which the pisiform bone is like a sesamoid bone. Synonym: ligamentum pisometacarpeum. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pisometacarpal Ligament

pisiform
pisiform bone
pisiforms
pisketti
piskies
pisky
pismires
piso
pisohamate ligament
pisolite
pisolites
pisolith
pisoliths
pisolitic
pisometacarpal ligament (current term)
pisonia
pisonias
pisos
pisotriquetral joint
pisounciform ligament
pisouncinate ligament

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