Medical Dictionary

extensor carpi radialis longus

noun extensor carpi radialis lon·gus \-ˈlŋ-gəs\

Medical Definition of EXTENSOR CARPI RADIALIS LONGUS

:  a long muscle on the radial side of the back of the forearm that extends and abducts the hand

Illustration of EXTENSOR CARPI RADIALIS LONGUS

April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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