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Bones sesamoid bones

A female patient falls on an icy sidewalk and complains of her thumb hurting. You take her x-ray and show her there are no fractures. However, she asks what the small light circles (arrow) on the x-ray are. You explain they are sesamoid bones in the tendon of the....see attached file...
A. Flexor pollicis longus
B. Flexor pollicis brevis
C. Adductor pollicis
D. Abductor pollicis longus
E. Abductor pollicis brevis

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abductor pollicis brevis?
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E.Abductor Pollicis Brevis
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oops.....wrong ans try again.....
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yup its B. Flexor pollicis brevis....
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