palmar aponeurosis

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palmar aponeurosis

[′päm·ər ‚ap·ə·nə′rōs·əs]
(anatomy)
Bundles of fibrous connective tissue which radiate from the tendons of the deep fascia of the forearm toward the proximal ends of the fingers.
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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.