Plastic Surgery International / 2012 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

The Variation in the Absence of the Palmaris Longus in a Multiethnic Population of the United States: An Epidemiological Study

Table 1

Laterality compared to absence of the PL.

Hand affectedAbsent PL

Right ( ) 61 (11.8%)0.924a
Left ( ) 62 (12.0%)

aChi-squared ( , df = 1).