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muscles of the forearm that move the wrist, hand, thumb, and digits

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flexor carpi radialis
flexes and abducts hand(radial deviation) at wrist joint
palmaris longus
weakly flexes hand at wrist joint
flexor carpi ulnaris
flexes and adducts hand(ulnar deviation) at wrist joint
flexor digitorum superficialis
flexes middle phalanx of each finger at proximal interphalangeal joint, proximal phalanx of each finger at metacarpophalangeal joint, and hand at wrist joint
flexor pollicis longus
flexes distal phalanx of thumb at interphalangeal joint
flexor digitorum profundus
flexes distal and middle phalanges of each finger at interphalangeal joints, proximal phalanx of each finger at metacarpophalangeal joint, and hand at wrist joint
extensor carpi radialis longus
extends and abducts hand at wrist joint
extensor carpi radialis brevis
extends and abducts hand at wrist joint
extensor digitorum
extends distal and middle phalanges of each finger at interphalangeal joints, proximal phalanx of each finger at metacarpophalangeal joint, and hand at wrist joint
extensor digiti minimi
extends proximal phalanx of little finger at metacarpophalangeal joint and hand at wrist joint
extensor carpi ulnaris
extends and adducts hand at wrist joint
abductor pollicis longus
abducts and extends thumb at carpometacarpal joint and abducts hand at wrist joint
extensor pollicis brevis
extends proximal phalanx of thumb at metacarpophalangeal joint, first metacarpal of thumb at carpometacarpal joint, and hand at wrist joint
extensor pollicis longus
extends distal phalanx of thumb at interphalangeal joint, extends first metacarpal of thumnb at carpometacarpal joint, and abducts at wrist joint
extensor indicis
extends distal and middle phalanges of index finger at interphalangeal joints, proximal phalanx of index finger at metacarpophalangeal joint, and hand at wrist joint.