Volar tilt

Andrew Murphy et al.

Volar tilt is a measurement made on the lateral projection of the wrist as an angle of the distal radial surface with respect to a line perpendicular to the shaft. A normal range is considered at around 10° - 25° 1. An angle of zero or less is indicative of dorsal angulation.

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