trapezoid bone

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Related to trapezoid bone: scaphoid bone, capitate bone, trapezium bone
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Synonyms for trapezoid bone

the wrist bone between the trapezium and the capitate bones

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1-4) In contrast, fractures and dislocations of the trapezoid bone have received far less attention, likely because of the relative rarity of these injuries and consequent inexperience with their diagnosis.
The radiograph (Figure 2) shows a 'Scalloping sign' in capitate and a punched-out lytic lesion involving the scaphoid, capitate, and trapezoid bones.