carpometacarpal


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carpometacarpal

 [kahr″po-met″ah-kahr´p'l]
pertaining to the carpus and metacarpus.

car·po·met·a·car·pal

(kar'pō-met'ă-kar'păl),
Relating to both carpus and metacarpus.

car·po·met·a·car·pal

(kahr'pō-met'ă-kahr'păl)
Relating to both carpus and metacarpus.

carpometacarpal

Pertaining to the wrist bones (carpals) and the bones of the palms of the hands (metacarpals), especially to the joints betweem them.

carpometacarpal

pertaining to the carpus and metacarpus.

carpometacarpal joint
the articulation between the distal row of carpal bones and the metacarpals in which there is very limited movement.
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The joint replacement is designed to relieve pain and restore range of motion in the first carpometacarpal (CMC) joint--the base of the thumb.