wrist abductor

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Muscle that effects abduction of the wrist (radial deviation). Wrist abductors include the flexor carpi radialis in the anterior compartment of the forearm, and the extensor carpi radialis longus, extensor carpi ulnaris brevis, and abductor pollicis longus in the posterior compartment.

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