Palmaris Longus Muscle
Flexor Carpi Radialis
The flexor carpi radialis muscle is a forearm muscle that helps bend and abduct the hand at the wrist.
Attachments of Flexor Carpi Radialis Muscle: Origin and Insertion
Origin (proximal attachment)
a. Medial epicondyle of humerus.
Insertion (distal attachment)
a. Bases of second and third metacarpals.
Actions of Flexor Carpi Radialis Muscle:
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Nerve to the Flexor Carpi Radialis Muscle and its Spinal Segment:
a. Median nerve (C6, C7).