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Search Results for: metacarpophalangeal joint

Metacarpophalangeal joint

Metacarpophalangeal joint is the articulation between a metacarpal bone and a phalanx. Since it is a condyloid-type,... Read More

Basal joint reflex

Basal joint reflex opposition and adduction of the thumb with flexion at its metacarpophalangeal joint and extension at its... Read More

Condyloid joint

Definition noun A synovial joint in which an oval-shaped process of one bone fits into a roughly elliptical cavity of the... Read More

Ellipsoidal joint

Definition noun A synovial joint in which an oval-shaped process of one bone fits into an elongated or ellipsoidal cavity of... Read More

Joint axes of rotation and body segment parameters of pig limbs

Joint axes of rotation and body segment parameters of pig limbs Vivi M Thorup1,2, Frede Aa Tøgersen3, Bente Jørgensen1 and... Read More

Finger-thumb reflex

Finger-thumb reflex --> basal joint reflex opposition and adduction of the thumb with flexion at its metacarpophalangeal... Read More

Mayers reflex

Mayer's reflex --> basal joint reflex opposition and adduction of the thumb with flexion at its metacarpophalangeal joint... Read More

Joints of hand

Definition (anatomy) The joints found in the hand, especially of humans, which are as follows:the wrist (or... Read More

Dorsal hood

Dorsal hood --> extensor digital expansion a triangular tendinous aponeurosis including the tendon of the extensor digitorum... Read More

Extensor aponeurosis

Extensor aponeurosis --> extensor digital expansion a triangular tendinous aponeurosis including the tendon of the extensor... Read More

Accessory volar ligaments

Accessory volar ligaments --> palmar ligaments The fibrocartilaginous plates, one located on the anterior aspect of each... Read More