Deep muscles of t...
Deep muscles of the right hand
Modality: Diagram

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  • Thenar eminence - “ The thenar eminence is the muscular bulge on the radial side of the palm due to the thenar muscles. They are innervated by median nerve, except FP...”
  • Hypothenar eminence - “ The hypothenar eminence is the muscular bulge on the ulnar side of the palm due to the hypothenar muscles. Together the muscle group primarily act...”
  • Adductor pollicis - “ The adductor pollicis is a large triangular muscle anterior to the plane of the interossei that crosses the palm. It is the deepest muscle of the ...”
  • Opponens pollicis - “ The opponens pollicis is one of the muscles of the thenar eminence, deep to abductor pollicis brevis. The three muscles that constitute the thenar...”
  • Flexor pollicis brevis - “ The flexor pollicis brevis muscle is a muscle of the thenar eminence and is distal to the abductor pollicis brevis. Summary origin: tubercle of ...”
  • Opponens digiti minimi - “ The opponens digiti minimi muscle is the deepest of the muscles within the hypothenar eminence. Summary origin: hook of hamate and flexor retina...”

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