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What is the carpal bone called proximal to the ulna from the posterior view? lunate or scaphoid?

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In brief: Which row

Proximal or distal , you are looking for lunate .
scaphoid is radial side ( proximal row radia to ulnar Scaphoid .lunate , triquetrum , pisiform ( SLTP ) distal row Trapezium , Trapezoid , Capitate , Hamate ( TTCH )

In brief: Which row

Proximal or distal , you are looking for lunate .
scaphoid is radial side ( proximal row radia to ulnar Scaphoid .lunate , triquetrum , pisiform ( SLTP ) distal row Trapezium , Trapezoid , Capitate , Hamate ( TTCH )
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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In brief: Carpal bone

Is distal to the ulna The bone that is distal to the ulna is the triquetrum

In brief: Carpal bone

Is distal to the ulna The bone that is distal to the ulna is the triquetrum
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