antebrachial fascia

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an·te·brach·i·al fas·ci·a

the deep fascia surrounding the forearm that is continuous with the brachial fascia; in the region of the wrist, it forms two thickened bands, the extensor and flexor retinacula.
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It originates from medial epicondle by the common tendon of humerus and fascia antebrachii and inserts into aponeurosis palmaris and the distal part of retinaculum flexorum.