thenar space


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to thenar space: midpalmar space

lat·er·al cen·tral pal·mar space

the more lateral (radial) of the central palmar spaces, bounded laterally by the thenar compartment; related distally to the synovial tendon sheath of the index finger and proximally to the common flexor sheath.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

thenar space

A deep fascial space in the hand lying anterior to the adductor pollicis muscle.
See also: space
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners