MRI

Type II lunate

Coronal PD fat sat
Modality: MRI (PD fat sat)

- “ Approximately half of all wrists have the "type II" lunate configuration, with an extra facet between the lunate and the hamate. This configurati...”

Used in the following article:

  • Ulnar-sided wrist impaction and impingement syndromes - “ There are several distinct ulnar-sided wrist impaction and impingement syndromes. Underlying anatomical causes exist for each syndrome, however, r...”
  • Hamatolunate impingement syndrome - “ Hamatolunate impingement is an uncommon cause of ulnar-sided wrist pain. The condition occurs most commonly in wrists where there is type II lunat...”
  • Lunate morphology - “ Several classification systems exist for the lunate morphology 1, 2. Classification The lunate classification proposed by Viegas et al. is argua...”

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