Channel on the palmer side of the wrist formed by the irregular small bones of the wrist and a tough ligament stretched across it. Through the carpal tunnel pass the flexor tendons of the fingers, the median nerve, and some blood vessels.
carpel tunnel syndrome
carpal bone, carpal ligament, median nerve
Don B. Chaffin, Gunnar B. J. Andersson, Occupational Biomechanics, Second edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Glossary, Page-501, 1991