8 to 16 percent of humans are missing the Palmaris longus muscle

Did you know¬†that 8 to 16 percent of humans are missing the Palmaris longus muscle¬†which was once used for climbing. We examined 300 Caucasian subjects (150 males, 150 females) aged 18-40 years to assess the incidence of palmaris longus absence. The presence or absence of palmaris longus was assessed by clinical inspection. Forty-nine subjects had […]