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palmar

[′päm·ər]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the palm of the hand.
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Prevalence of the palmaris longus through clinical evaluation.
Free SUPBRA flap was elevated together with palmaris longus tendon and skin island measuring 3 cm x 5 cm [Figure 2c].
A lateral ligament reconstruction with autologous graft of palmaris longus was performed with similar technique of the first case and also capsular plication.
PK is classified as porokeratosis of Mibelli (PM), disseminated superficial porokeratosis of immunosuppression and childhood, disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis (DSAP), linear and punctate forms, porokeratosis palmaris et plantaris disseminate, giant PK, and less common PP.
Abstract: The aim of the study is to generate control signals from surface Electromyography signals (EMGs) measured from four hand muscles; Extensor carpi radialis, Palmaris longus, Pronator quadratus and Flexor digitorum superficialis to navigate a prosthetic hand.
Frontalis suspension sling using palmaris longus tendon in chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia.
Another stimulus electrode (usually surface electrode) was fixed on the wrist level between the palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
For supramaximal stimulation for the F-wave, a cathode was placed between the tendon of the palmaris longus muscle and that of the radial flexor muscle of the wrist.
For the electrophysiological measurement, the distal latency of the median nerve was induced at the abductor pollicis brevis 7 cm distal from the stimulated point by stimulating the median nerve halfway between the palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
Lastly, the high prevalence of FT observed in humans and its consistency between different ethnicities do not suggest an ongoing process of phylogenetic degeneration as it is the case of palmaris longus; on the contrary, it could imply a necessary function still to be secured by this muscle.
Palmaris Longus (PL) is a member of one of the four muscles which form the superficial layer of the anterior forearm.