transverse carpal ligament

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flex·or ret·i·nac·u·lum of hand

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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.

trans·verse car·pal lig·a·ment

(trans-vĕrs' kahr'păl lig'ă-mĕnt)
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.