Capito-hamate coalition

Capito-hamate coalition is the second most common type of carpal coalition and represents congenital fusion of the capitate and the hamate. It represents ~5% of all carpal fusions 1 and is associated with Apert syndrome 2.


Upper limb anatomy
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Article Information

rID: 21958
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Capitohamate coalition

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Cases and Figures

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    Case 1
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    Case 2: bilateral
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    Case 3: with syndactyle
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    Case 4
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    Case 5: with concurrent lunotriquetral coalition
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