A supernumerary extensor tendon to the thumb with an accessory tendon to extensor indicis.

Abstract

We present a report of an anatomical variation, the function of which is unclear. An anomalous, independent tendon to the thumb was accompanied by an accessory supernumerary tendon to the extensor indicis. This particular variation has not previously been described and was discovered during routine dissection of a male cadaveric upper limb. It is important… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr.08.2008.0791

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@article{Nayar2009ASE, title={A supernumerary extensor tendon to the thumb with an accessory tendon to extensor indicis.}, author={Rakhee Nayar and Paul McArthur}, journal={BMJ case reports}, year={2009}, volume={2009} }