Carpal tunnel view

Case contributed by Dr Behrang Amini
Modality: Diagram

The carpal tunnel view is obtained by hyperextending the wrist and shooting 20-30 degrees tangent to the long axis of the hand.

Case Discussion

The carpal tunnel view is an axial projection to demonstrate the medial and lateral prominences and the concavity.

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Case Information

rID: 36438
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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