midcarpal

mid·car·pal

(mid'kar-păl),
1. Relating to the central part of the carpus.
2. Denoting the articulation between the two rows of carpal bones. Synonym(s): carpocarpal
Synonym(s): mediocarpal, mesocarpal

midcarpal

mid·car·pal

(mid-kahr'păl)
1. Relating to the central part of the carpus.
2. Denoting the articulation between the two rows of carpal bones.
Synonym(s): mediocarpal.

midcarpal

(mĭd-kăr′păl)
Between the two rows of carpal bones.
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12,13] Although there is no threshold limit for distraction, but there is a correlation between increasing carpal height index and worse functional outcomes with distraction of 5-8 mm across the radiocarpal and midcarpal joints have no negative outcome.
Third, the CMC III joint fusion plate was removed and the midcarpal joint completely excised.
For this reason, communication between the radiocarpal and midcarpal compartments during fluoroscopic or MR arthrograms does not necessarily represent a symptomatic finding or reflect a traumatic tear of the ligament.
Limited carpal arthrodesis like STT and SC has been reported to get good results by stabilizing the midcarpal joint and arresting the proximal migration of carpal bones.
The second arc consists of midcarpal row, disruption of indicates perilunate dislocation.
Radiographically, the SL gap should be closed and the midcarpal joint should appear anatomic.
Chapters focusing on the wrist section address setup, anatomy, portal, and diagnostic basics; basic procedures, including excision of dorsal ganglion; advanced procedures for midcarpal instability, acute scaphoid fractures in nonunions, and carpal, metacarpal, and phalangeal fractures; carpal tunnel release; and complications.
Isometric exercise of the FCU will act to compress the pisiform against the volar aspect of the triquetrum, thus contributing to stability in the presence of an ulnar midcarpal instability pattern.
Flexion of the wrist occurs mainly in the radiocarpal joint, whereas extension occurs mainly in the midcarpal joint - the joint between the distal and proximal rows of carpal bones (Cailliet, 1982).