Friday, November 17, 2017
Repeated USMLE Questions Step 1- 198
A 45-year-old woman visits her physician with a complaint of pain of the wrist and hand for 6 weeks. MRI confirms the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome.
What is the structure that forms the anterior wall of the carpal tunnel?
Flexor retinaculum forms the anterior wall of the carpal tunnel. It is also known as the transverse carpal ligament.
The correct answer is D