Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Wrist bones - carpals


The bones in your wrist are called your carpals.

You can't even really feel them all, but there are eight carpal bones in there!
carpals
(From: Wikipedia - hand)

The bones have crazy names like scaphoid, lunate, triquetral, pisiform, trapezium, trapezoid, capitate and hamate.

Whew!