Wrist Joint Anatomy X Ray. The articular surfaces of the carpal bones should be parallel and the joint spaces should be about 2 mm wide. The scaphoid, lunate and triquetral bones.technically, the radiocarpal joint is considered to be the only articular component of the wrist joint;
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Medical joint radiology body wrist degeneration skeleton view orthopedic diagnostic injury shoulder. The wrist or carpus is the joint between the metacarpal joints of the hands(4). One of the commonest misses in trauma films of the hand and wrist is a dislocation of the 5th carpometacarpal joint which may cause significant morbidity if the diagnosis is delayed.