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Hand & Wrist Exam

Wrist Extension

January 1st, 2017


  • How to Assess

  • The wrist joint is extended posteriorly.
  • Muscles Involved

  • Extensor carpi radialis longus & brevis, extensor carpi ulnaris
  • Normal Range of Motion

  • 70°
  • Myotome

  • C6 / C7Radial nerve
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