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Carpal Tunnel View

   



- Discussion:
     - used to image an axial view of the carpal canal with particular attention to the hook of the hamate and pisiform bone;
- Technique:
     - hand is maximally dorsiflexed using the opposite hand or a strap
     - palmar surface of the wrist rests on the cassette;
     - central beam directed toward the cup of the palm at about 15 degree angle