hypothenar

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hypothenar

[hī′päth·ə‚när]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the prominent portion of the palm above the base of the little finger.
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Split thickness glabrous skin graft was harvested either from the hypothenar eminence or the instep of the sole.
In isolated fractures the patient presents with immediate pain and swelling, and tenderness localized to the proximal hypothenar eminence occurs.
However, tortuosity of the distal ulnar artery within the hypothenar eminence, after leaving the deep palmar branch and before going to superficial palmar arch, was visualized.