Variations of the extensor indicis muscle and tendon.

  title={Variations of the extensor indicis muscle and tendon.},
  author={Masatoshi Komiyama and T M Nwe and Naoji Toyota and Yoshimi Shimada},
  journal={Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={24 5},
Variations of the extensor indicis muscle were examined in 164 hands from 86 Japanese cadavers. Anomalous cases exhibiting supernumerary muscles or tendons were found in 22 hands. These variations were classified into four types: type 1, an additional tendon slip from the extensor indicis tendon; type 2, an extensor indicis radialis or extensor pollicis et indicis accessorius; type 3, an extensor medii proprius with or without extensor medii brevis; and type 4, an extensor indicis radialis and… CONTINUE READING

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