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hamate

[′hā‚māt]
(biology)
Hook-shaped or hooked.
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Imaging of hamate bone fractures in conventional x-rays and high-resolution computed tomography: An in vitro study.
The radiographs revealed a transverse fracture of the body of the hamate bone, with no other bony injury.
Another factor for Giants' fans to look forward to is the return of Pablo Sandoval from his hamate bone injury.
6 to place surgical pins in the fractured hamate bone.
Ryan Lavarnway joined the crowd on the DL with a fractured left hamate bone.
It then crosses the hook of the hamate bone and turns laterally deep to the palmer aponeurosis to join one or other of the branches of the radial artery which may form a significant protein of an incomplete arch.
The freshman point guard underwent a CT scan on his right wrist Wednesday afternoon to determine the level of healing in the fractured hamate bone suffered Jan.
Bradley has hurt his wrist diving for a ball in the outfield and had problems with a hamate bone, a fairly common malady among hitters.