Edmund M. Kosmahl, PT, EdD

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THUMB CARPOMETACARPAL JOINT FLEXION

 Thumb CMC Flexion Photo

Test Position

  • Subject sitting with forearm supinated and resting on table
  • Wrist neutral
  • Stabilize carpals to prevent wrist motion

Normal Range

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Goniometer Alignment

  • Axis carpometacarpal joint
  • Stationary arm aligned with radius
  • Moving arm aligned with metacarpal of thumb

Normal End Feel

  • Capsular

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