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Flashcards in muscles acting on the wrist Deck (11):
1

what is the action of the flexor carpi radialis? (2)

wrist flexion
wrist radial deviation

2

what is the action of the carpi ulnaris? (2)

-wrist flexion
-wrist ulnar deviation

3

What is the action of the flexor digitorum superficials (2)

-wrist flexion
- finger flexion at the MCP, PIP

4

What is the action of the flexor digitorum profundus (2)

- wrist flexion
-finger flexion at the MCP, PIP, DIP

5

What is the action of the palmaris longus

wrist flexion

6

what is the action of the extensor carpi radialis longus (2)

- wrist extension
- wrist radial deviation

7

what is the action of the extensor carpis radilais brevis (2)

- wrist extension
- wrist radial deviation

8

what is the action of the extensor carpis ulnaris (2)

- wrist extension,
- wrist ulnar deviation

9

what is the action of the extensor digitorum (2)

- wrist extension
-finger extension

10

what muscles are involved in wrist flexion ? (5)

-flexor carpi radialis
-flexor carpi ulnaris
- flexor digitorum superficials
-flexor digitorum profundus
-palmaris longus

11

what muscles are involved in wrist extension

-extensor carpi radialis longus
- extensor carpis radialis brevis
- extensor carpis ulnaris
extensor digitorum