wrist-drop

noun

: paralysis of the extensor muscles of the hand causing the hand to hang down at the wrist

Dictionary Entries Near wrist-drop

wristbone

wrist-drop

wrist joint

Cite this Entry

“Wrist-drop.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/wrist-drop. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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