Carpal bones mnemonic

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[edit] Some Lovers Try Positions That They Can't Handle

  • S - Scaphoid
  • L - Lunate
  • T - Triquetral
  • P - Pisiform
  • T - Trapezium
  • T - Trapezoid
  • C - Capitate
  • H - Hamate

[edit] Images

Proximal: A=Scaphoid, B=Lunate, C=Triquetral, D=Pisiform
Distal: E=Trapezium, F=Trapezoid, G=Capitate, H=Hamate

[edit] References

For the older radiologists amongst us: Never lower Tillie's pants. Grandmother might come home. Navicular. Lunate. Triquetrum. Pisiform. Greater multangular. Lesser multangular. Capitate. Hamate.

Radiographers learnt it another way - Sally Left The Party To Take Cathy Home