Musculus palmaris brevis

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Musculus palmaris brevis

Musculus palmaris brevis is a small subcutaneous muscle that runs along the entire hypothenar.


  • ulnar edge of the palmar aponeurosis.


  • skin.


Note: Musculus palmaris brevis is the only muscle that is innervated by the ramus superficialis nervus ulnaris.

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  • ČIHÁK, Radomír. Anatomy 1. 2. edition. Prague : Grada, 2001. 497 pp. ISBN 80-7169-970-5.
  1. PETROVICKY, Pavel. Anatomy with Topography and Clinical Applications III.. 1. edition. Martin : Osveta, 2002. 542 pp. pp. 78. ISBN 80-8063-048-8.