Medical Definition of Adductor pollicis

1. Origin, by two heads, the transverse head from the shaft of the third metacarpal and the oblique head from the front of the base of the second metacarpal, the trapezoid and capitate bones; insertion, medial side of base of proximal phalanx of thumb; action, adducts thumb; nerve supply, ulnar. Synonym: musculus adductor pollicis, adductor muscle of thumb. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Adductor Pollicis

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adductor
adductor canal
adductor hallucis
adductor hiatus
adductor minimus muscle
adductor muscle
adductor muscle of great toe
adductor muscle of thumb
adductor pollicis (current term)
adductor reflex
adductor tubercle
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adecticous

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