Capitolunate angle

The capitolunate angle is measure made on the sagittal imaging of the wrist. In a normal situation it should be less than 30 degrees in resting position. The angle tends to increase in carpal instability such as with a dorsal intercalated segment instability.

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rID: 34926
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Capitolunate angles
  • Capito-lunate angle

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