The first digit on the radial side of the hand which in humans lies opposite the other four.
A branch of biology dealing with the structure of organisms.
The articulations between the CARPAL BONES and the METACARPAL BONES.
The articulation between a metacarpal bone and a phalanx.
Four or five slender jointed digits in humans and primates, attached to each HAND.
A painful disability in the hand affecting the finger or thumb. It is caused by mechanical impingement of the digital flexor tendons as they pass through a narrowed retinacular pulley at the level of the metacarpal head. Thickening of the sheath and fibrocartilaginous metaplasia can occur, and nodules can form. (From Green's Operative Hand Surgery, 5th ed, p2137-58).
The comparative study of animal structure with regard to homologous organs or parts. (Stedman, 25th ed)
The articulation between the head of one phalanx and the base of the one distal to it, in each finger.
Force exerted when gripping or grasping.
Alterations or deviations from normal shape or size which result in a disfigurement of the hand occurring at or before birth.
General or unspecified injuries involving the fingers.
A carpal bone adjacent to the TRAPEZOID BONE.
The study of the structures of organisms for applications in art: drawing, painting, sculpture, illustration, etc.
A congenital anomaly of the hand or foot, marked by the presence of supernumerary digits.
A small round or oval, mostly subcutaneous nodule made up chiefly of a mass of Aschoff bodies and seen in cases of rheumatic fever. It is differentiated from the RHEUMATOID NODULE which appears in rheumatoid arthritis, most frequently over bony prominences. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Any one of five terminal digits of the vertebrate FOOT.
The distal part of the arm beyond the wrist in humans and primates, that includes the palm, fingers, and thumb.
Rigid or flexible appliances used to maintain in position a displaced or movable part or to keep in place and protect an injured part. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The separation and isolation of tissues for surgical purposes, or for the analysis or study of their structures.
Descriptive anatomy based on three-dimensional imaging (IMAGING, THREE-DIMENSIONAL) of the body, organs, and structures using a series of computer multiplane sections, displayed by transverse, coronal, and sagittal analyses. It is essential to accurate interpretation by the radiologist of such techniques as ultrasonic diagnosis, MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING, and computed tomography (TOMOGRAPHY, X-RAY COMPUTED). (From Lane & Sharfaei, Modern Sectional Anatomy, 1992, Preface)
The five cylindrical bones of the METACARPUS, articulating with the CARPAL BONES proximally and the PHALANGES OF FINGERS distally.
The region of the HAND between the WRIST and the FINGERS.
Loss of a limb or other bodily appendage by accidental injury.
A dead body, usually a human body.
The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.
Deformities of the hand, or a part of the hand, acquired after birth as the result of injury or disease.
The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.
An oil-resistant synthetic rubber made by the polymerization of chloroprene.
Three-dimensional representation to show anatomic structures. Models may be used in place of intact animals or organisms for teaching, practice, and study.
The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.
Force exerted when using the index finger and the thumb. It is a test for determining maximum voluntary contraction force.
Fibrous bands or cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE at the ends of SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS that serve to attach the MUSCLES to bones and other structures.
The region of the upper limb between the metacarpus and the FOREARM.
Injuries to the fibrous cords of connective tissue which attach muscles to bones or other structures.
The study of disease in prehistoric times as revealed in bones, mummies, and archaeologic artifacts.
Either one of the two small elongated rectangular bones that together form the bridge of the nose.
One of a pair of irregularly shaped quadrilateral bones situated between the FRONTAL BONE and OCCIPITAL BONE, which together form the sides of the CRANIUM.
The posterior process on the ramus of the mandible composed of two parts: a superior part, the articular portion, and an inferior part, the condylar neck.
Congenital fissure of the soft and/or hard palate, due to faulty fusion.
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the jaw.
The rigid framework of connected bones that gives form to the body, protects and supports its soft organs and tissues, and provides attachments for MUSCLES.
The branch of surgery concerned with restoration, reconstruction, or improvement of defective, damaged, or missing structures.
General or unspecified injuries to the hand.
Nodular tumor-like lesions or mucoid flesh, arising from tendon sheaths, LIGAMENTS, or JOINT CAPSULE, especially of the hands, wrists, or feet. They are not true cysts as they lack epithelial wall. They are distinguished from SYNOVIAL CYSTS by the lack of communication with a joint cavity or the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.
Devices for the compression of a blood vessel by application around an extremity to control the circulation and prevent the flow of blood to or from the distal area. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Performance of complex motor acts.
Movement of a part of the body for the purpose of communication.
Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)
The EPB inserts into the base of the first phalanx of the thumb to extend and abduct the thumb at the carpometacarpal and MCP ... ISBN 3-13-533305-1. Ross, Lawrence M. (ed.); Lamperti, Edward D. (ed.) (2006). Thieme Atlas of Anatomy: General Anatomy and ... The EPL inserts on the base of the distal phalanx of the thumb. It uses the dorsal tubercle on the radius as fulcrum to help ... The APL inserts into the radial side of the base of the first metacarpal bone to abduct the thumb at the carpometacarpal joint ...
Right hand posterior view (dorsal view). Thumb on bottom. Right hand anterior view (palmar view). Thumb on top. Bones of the ... Gray's anatomy for students. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone. ISBN 978-0-8089-2306-0. Balachandran, Ajay; Kartha, ... Cross section of wrist (thumb on left). Triquetral shown in red. Triquetral fracture indicated by the white arrow. Triquetral ...
Surgical anatomy of the hand and upper extremity. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. pp. 65-67. ISBN 0-397-51725-4. "First (thumb) ... Head of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Shaft of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Base of the Thumb Metacarpal ... The first metacarpal bone or the metacarpal bone of the thumb is the first bone proximal to the thumb. It is connected to the ... The thumb has several associated accessory bones. When present, these bones are usually found near the base and trapezium and ...
The thumb and large toe do not possess a middle phalanx. The distal phalanges are the bones at the tips of the fingers or toes ... Bone anatomy[edit]. Each phalanx consists of a central part, called the body, and two extremities. ... Three phalanges are present on each finger and toe, with the exception of the thumb and large toe, which possess only two. The ... They support the fingertip pads and nails.[4] The phalanx of the thumb has a pronounced insertion for the flexor pollicis ...
See also: The Panda's Thumb (book). In equine anatomy, the term sesamoid bone usually refers to the two sesamoid bones found at ... In anatomy, a sesamoid bone (/ˈsɛsəmɔɪd/[1][2]) is a bone embedded within a tendon or a muscle.[3] It is derived from the Latin ... false-thumb' in pandas". Journal of Anatomy. 209 (6): 757-764. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7580.2006.00649.x. ISSN 1469-7580. PMC ... "Journal of Anatomy. 198 (2): 243-246. doi:10.1046/j.1469-7580.2001.19820243.x. ISSN 1469-7580. PMC 1468214. PMID 11273049.. ...
The thenar eminence is the mound formed at the base of the thumb on the palm of the hand by the intrinsic group of muscles of ... "Applied MSK anatomy of the hand". Archived from the original on 2008-01-01. Retrieved 2008-01-16. Van De Graaff, Kent M. (1992 ... Human Anatomy (3rd ed.). Dubuque: Wm C Brown. ISBN 0-697-09716-1. Print. lesson5mus&tendonsofhand at The Anatomy Lesson by ... As its name suggests it opposes the thumb, bringing it against the fingers. This is a very important movement, as most of human ...
"Anatomy and functional significance of the long extensors to the fingers and thumb". Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research ... In human anatomy, juncturae tendinum or connexus intertendinei refers to the connective tissues that link the tendons of the ... von Schroeder, H. P.; Botte, M. J.; Gellman, H. (Jul 1990). "Anatomy of the juncturae tendinum of the hand". The Journal of ... Benjamin, M; Kaiser, E; Milz, S (2008). "Structure-function relationships in tendons: a review". Journal of Anatomy. 212 (3): ...
Hartstone‐Rose, A.; Dickinson, E.; Boettcher, M.L.; Herrel, A. (2020). "A primate with a panda's thumb: The anatomy of the ... Soligo, C. (2005). "Anatomy of the hand and arm in Daubentonia madagascariensis: a functional and phylogenetic outlook". Folia ... Ankel-Simons, F. (2007). Primate Anatomy (3rd ed.). Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-12-372576-9. Beck, R.M.D. (2009). "Was the Oligo ...
Injury to this nerve can lead to loss of function of the thumb. Such injury can happen if the flexor retinaculum is transected ... Median nerve Kozin SH (1998). "The anatomy of the recurrent branch of the median nerve". J Hand Surg [Am]. 23 (5): 852-8. doi: ... Ellis, Harold; Susan Standring; Gray, Henry David (2005). Gray's anatomy: the anatomical basis of clinical practice. St. Louis ... lesson5nervesofhand at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University). ...
"Anatomy of the "false thumb" of Tremarctos ornatus (Carnivora, Ursidae, Tremarctinae): phylogenetic and functional implications ... Part of their similarities with the red panda is in particular the presence of a "thumb" and five fingers; the "thumb" - ... "false thumb" has been required independently for different purposes. The "false thumb" has actually been found in spectacled ... "The Panda's Thumb". Athro Limited. Retrieved 7 August 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Peng, Rui, et al. "The ...
Furthermore, the thumb's orientation relative to the other fingers resembles the anatomy of great apes. The parietal bones - a ... The OH 7 hand is wide, with a large thumb and broad fingertips, similar to that of humans; however, unlike in humans the ...
The veined, membranous wings are articulated like a bat's, with a prominent thumb claw; the knobby, sinewy olecranon combines ... bat and human anatomy to create an illusion of realism. A broken sceptre and stripped-off crown are held at the right hip. A ...
The chief action of abductor pollicis longus is to abduct the thumb at the carpometacarpal joint, thereby moving the thumb ... In human anatomy, the abductor pollicis longus (APL) is one of the extrinsic muscles of the hand. As the name implies, its ... and thumb sesamoids (crab-eating monkeys). In chimpanzees, the APL flexes the thumb rather than extends it like in modern ... As the thumb is brought into action, these two muscles must coordinate to keep the trapezium stable in the carpus, which is ...
The "What has two thumbs and X? This guy" joke also comes from Novak's college days. Jenna Fischer later revealed that a good ... majority of Dwight's exchange with Toby about female anatomy was improvised. When it came time to cast Todd Packer, the crew's ...
This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 286 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... The only saddle joints in the human body are the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb and the sternoclavicular joints.[1] ... Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ...
In human anatomy, the adductor pollicis muscle is a muscle in the hand that functions to adduct the thumb. It has two heads: ... While adduction of the thumb (bringing it back into the plane of the palm of the hand from its previously abducted position) is ... It might also contain an element of the thumb's interosseous muscle. In the Pan-Homo LCA the oblique head of the adductor ... Adductor hallucis muscle The muscles of the thumb. (Adductor pollicis transversus is red band at bottom, and adductor pollicis ...
The ring finger is the third from thumb finger of a human hand. It is located between the third and fifth digits, between the ... In anatomy, the ring finger is called digitus medicinalis, the fourth finger, digitus annularis, digitus quartus, or digitus IV ... It may also be referred to as the third finger, excluding the thumb. In Latin, the word anulus means "ring", digitus means " ... even on the thumb. The wedding ring is generally worn on the ring finger of the left hand in the former British Empire, certain ...
Thumbs, which are the most commonly involved, usually show an enlarged lunula resulting probably from repeated pressure applied ... Nail (anatomy) Freedberg, et al. (2003). Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. (6th ed.). McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07- ...
This may be due to the difference in the anatomy of the muscle insertions and the actions they bring about. The species roosts ... The most prominent anatomical feature of this bat, which distinguishes it from other species, is the disks on its thumbs and ... The two groups represent an occurrence of the parallel evolution of a feature, but the two forms of adhesive anatomy are ... The Madagascar sucker-footed bat (Myzopoda aurita) has a similar sucker anatomy, but produces suction differently. It uses its ...
In human anatomy, the extensor pollicis brevis is a skeletal muscle on the dorsal side of the forearm. It lies on the medial ... In a close relationship to the abductor pollicis longus, the extensor pollicis brevis both extends and abducts the thumb at the ... This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 455 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Platzer 2004, p ... Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) Platzer, Werner (2004). Color Atlas of Human Anatomy, Vol. 1: Locomotor System (5th ...
The total anatomy of the limbs suggest Danuvius was capable of a seemingly unique manner of locomotion called "extended limb ... knuckle-walking apes lack strong big toes and thumbs, and have more robust finger bones; and both lack an extendable knee. ... Hammerschmiede Its tooth anatomy is most similar to that of other dryopithecine great apes. Having both adaptations for hanging ... Its discovery could possibly also influence reconstructions of contemporary great ape limb anatomy and locomotion, which were ...
In human anatomy, the extensor pollicis longus muscle (EPL) is a skeletal muscle located dorsally on the forearm. It is much ... The tendon is finally inserted on the base of the distal phalanx of the thumb. 6.7 to 9.7 centimetres (2.6 to 3.8 in) in length ... This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 455 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Platzer 2004, p ... ISBN 0-8036-1191-9. Platzer, Werner (2004). Color Atlas of Human Anatomy, Vol. 1: Locomotor System (5th ed.). Thieme. ISBN 3-13 ...
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The main symptoms are pain, numbness and tingling in the thumb, index finger, middle finger and the thumb side of the ring ... Netter, Frank (2011). Atlas of Human Anatomy (5th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier. p. 447. ISBN 978-0-8089-2423-4. ... Weak grip strength may occur, and after a long period of time the muscles at the base of the thumb may waste away. In most ... At the level of the wrist, the median nerve supplies the muscles at the base of the thumb that allow it to abduct, move away ...
General anatomy: systems and organs, regional anatomy, planes and lines, superficial axial anatomy, superficial anatomy of ... It is located between the first and third digits, between the thumb and the middle finger. It is usually the most dextrous and ... Anatomy[edit]. The index finger has three phalanges. The index finger does not contain any muscles, but is controlled by ... The template below (Anatomy navs) is being considered for deletion. See templates for discussion to help reach a consensus. › ...
In humans this name is used for an abnormality in which the middle digits are missing, leaving only the thumb and fifth finger ... Fedak, Tim J; Hall, Brian K (2004). "Perspectives on hyperphalangy: patterns and processes". Journal of Anatomy. 204 (3): 151- ... Schizodactyly is a primate term for grasping and clinging with the second and third digit, instead of the thumb and second ... Anderson, Christopher V. & Higham, Timothy E. (2014). "Chameleon anatomy". In Tolley, Krystal A. & Herrel, Anthony (eds.). The ...
Radial surface (thumb-side surface) Right hand posterior view (dorsal view). Thumb on bottom. Right hand anterior view (palmar ... Gray's Anatomy (1918). See infobox. Eathorne, SW (March 2005). "The wrist: clinical anatomy and physical examination--an update ... Transverse section across the wrist (palm on top, thumb on left). Capitate bone shown in yellow. Cross section of wrist (thumb ... Carpal bone This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 226 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ...
Transverse section across the wrist (palm on top, thumb on left). Trapezoid bone shown in yellow (labelled as "Lesser Multang ... Gray's anatomy for students. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone. ISBN 978-0-8089-2306-0. Sadowski, RM; Montilla, RD ( ... Right hand posterior view (dorsal view). Thumb on bottom. Trapezoid shown in yellow. Left hand. Dorsal surface. Trapezoid shown ... Carpal bone This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 225 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ...
This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 594 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Anatomy portal v ... This vessel varies considerably in size: usually it is very small, and ends in the muscles of the thumb; sometimes it is as ...
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Sill, W.D. (1974). "The anatomy of Saurosuchus galilei and the relationships of the rauisuchid thecodonts". Bulletin of the ... The first two fingers and the thumb ended in curved, sharp claws for grasping prey. The fourth and fifth digits were small ... Galton, P.M. (1973). "On the anatomy and relationships of Efraasia diagnostica (Huene) n.gen., a prosauropod dinosaur (Reptilia ...
... or distal anatomy) may be compromised. This is especially true in the case of a dislocated ankle, due to the anatomy of the ...
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Broad thumb and/or a broad hallux (big toe) with a valgus deformity (outward angulation of the distal segment of a bone/joint) ... Vision problems due to abnormal facial anatomy, which causes mechanical disturbances of the extraocular muscles, resulting in ...
"Journal of Anatomy. 211 (6): 687-697. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7580.2007.00817.x. PMC 2375846. PMID 17971117.. ... The thumb points forward and supports the leading edge of the wing, and the other digits support the tension held in the wing ... Martini, Frederic (2015). Visual anatomy & physiology. Pearson. pp. 704-705. ISBN 978-0-321-91874-1. . OCLC 857980151.. ...
Because of this anatomy, injuries to the pyramidal tract above the medulla generally cause contralateral hemiparesis (weakness ... and pronated at the wrist with the thumb tucked into the palm and the fingers curled around it.[19] ...
"Journal of Anatomy. 213 (5): 607-28. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7580.2008.00987.x. PMC 2667555. PMID 19014366.. ... Like the giant panda, it has a "false thumb", which is an extension of the wrist bone. When descending a tree head-first, the ... Evidence based on the fossil record, serology, karyology, behavior, anatomy, and reproduction reflect closer affinities with ... The discovery suggests the red panda's "false thumb" was an adaptation to arboreal locomotion - independent of the giant ...
Saladin, Kenneth S. (2010). Anatomy & Physiology The Unity of Form and Function (5th ed.). McGraw Hill. ISBN 978-0077361358.. ... Opposition refers to the movement that involves grasping of the thumb and fingers.[41] ... Lippert, Lynn S. (2011). Clinical Kinesiology and Anatomy (5th ed.). F. A. Davis Company. ISBN 978-0-8036-2363-7.. ... Seeley, Rod R.; Stephens, Trent D.; Tate, Philip (1998). Anatomy & Physiology (4th ed.). WCB/McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-697-41107-9.. ...
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Its wingtips are rounded and almost squarish.[15] The thumbs are long, at 21.4-22.2 mm (0.84-0.87 in).[14] Each of its thumbs ... McDaniel, V. R. (1976). "Brain anatomy". In Baker, R. J.; Jones Jr., JK; Carter, DC. Biology of bats of the New World family ... securing the prey by hooking it with its sharp thumb claws.[27] It kills its prey by delivering a forceful bite to the skull.[ ...
Occam's Razor serves as a rule of thumb for choosing the most desirable amongst a group of equally explanatory hypotheses. ... He made significant contributions to anatomy, astronomy, engineering, mathematics, medicine, ophthalmology, philosophy, physics ...
A rule of thumb is that a mammal will produce half as many offspring as the number of teats on the mother.[citation needed] ... Canine sexual anatomy and developmentEdit. GeneralEdit. In domestic dogs, sexual maturity (puberty) occurs between the ages of ... Howard E. Evans; Alexander de Lahunta (7 August 2013). Miller's Anatomy of the Dog - E-Book. Elsevier Health Sciences. ISBN 978 ...
Directly created by God, based on primate anatomy. Direct creation + evolution. No single common ancestor. Scientifically ... The Panda's Thumb (blog). *ScienceBlogs. *Why Evolution is True (Jerry Coyne's website) ...
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They also had large nostrils (nares), and retained a thumb (pollex) with a big claw, which may have been used for defense - ... "A Unique Late Triassic Dinosauromorph Assemblage Reveals Dinosaur Ancestral Anatomy and Diet". Current Biology. 26: 3090-3095 ...
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Ankel-Simons, F. (2000). "Hands and Feet". Primate anatomy: an introduction. Academic Press. p. 340. ISBN 0-12-058670-3.. ... The index finger is vestigial, although it has opposable thumbs with which it grasps branches firmly. Like other strepsirrhines ...
Weakness in flexion of radial half of digits and thumb, loss of abduction and opposition of thumb ... This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 938 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... Weakness in flexion of radial half of digits and thumb, weakness in abduction and opposition of thumb ... Krishna, Garg (2010). "8 - Arm". BD Chaurasia's Human Anatomy (Regional and Applied Dissection and Clinical) Volume 1 - Upper ...
His longest nail, on his thumb, was 4 feet 9.6 inches (146.3 cm) long. ... "Anatomy of the nail". Salon Geek. Retrieved 10 March 2010.. *^ a b "Nail Anatomy". Nail Doctors. 2005. Retrieved February 2010 ... Feneis, Heinz (2000). Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy (4th ed.). Thieme. pp. 392-95. ISBN 3-13-511204-7.. ... Ankel-Simons, Friderun (2007). Primate anatomy: an introduction (3rd ed.). pp. 342-44. ISBN 0-12-372576-3.. ...
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By repetitively wringing the necks of game (eg, chickens) between their thumb and index finger, these workers produced a ... of the thumb were first recognized as an occupational condition in European gamekeepers. ... Functional Anatomy. The MCP joint of the thumb is primarily stabilized by the UCL. The origin of this ligament is found on the ... encoded search term (Skiers Thumb) and Skiers Thumb What to Read Next on Medscape. Related Conditions and Diseases. * Ankle ...
There are nine interphalangeal joints in each hand, two on each finger and one in the thumb. ... The joint capsule of the thumb is fibrous and durable, and allows for great mobility. ... There are nine interphalangeal joints in each hand, two on each finger and one in the thumb. The thumb joint has two collateral ... The joint capsule of the thumb is similar to that of the fingers. The only notable difference being the articular surface of ...
Daily tasks involving pinch, grip, grasp, and precision handling are more easily accomplished with an opposable thumb. ... The thumb plays an important role in hand function. ... Relevant Anatomy. The thumbs arterial supply is provided ... Anatomy, physiology, and functional restoration of the thumb. Ann Plast Surg. 1996 Feb. 36(2):180-91. [Medline]. ... Attempts to restore thumb function were recorded as early as 1874, when Huguier reported on the "phalangization" of the thumb ...
There are four thumb tendons. Learn more about how they work. ... Did you know that the tendons attached to your thumb run all ... Anatomy 101: Thumb Tendons Apr 19,2016 / By The Hand Society / 1 Comment ... Did you know that the tendons attached to your thumb run all the way up your forearm? There are four thumb tendons:. *Abductor ... Extensor pollicis longus: This tendon also travels along the back of the thumb and helps straighten the thumb, but it connects ...
The thumb metacarpal can bend and extend the thumb, move the thumb away from and toward the hand, and spin the thumb on the ... Thumb. Interphalangeal Joint (IP). The thumb digit has only two phalanges (bones) so it only has one joint. The thumb ... The adductor pollicis helps move the thumb toward the hand. The thumb CMC joint is one of the most common areas in the hand and ... The MP joint primarily allows you to bend and extend the thumb. The ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb MP joint is ...
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... that make up the thumb. It is important to treat a thumb fracture as soon as possible--or the bones may not heal in proper ... A thumb fracture is a break in one of the two small bones (phalanges) ... Anatomy. The thumb has two bones. The first bone (distal phalange) extends from the tip of the thumb to the knuckle. The second ... A broken thumb is a serious problem. It affects the ability to grasp items. A broken thumb can increase the risk of arthritis ...
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Trigger Finger, Thumb. This condition can involve all fingers of the hand and the thumb. This may be due to trauma, arthritis ... Trigger Finger: Symptoms & Anatomy. Joint Injuries and Replacement. Joint injuries to the hand and upper extremity are very ... Trigger thumb is caused by inflammation around the tendon. Treatment includes splints or injections, or can a simple surgical ... Commonly seen in men and women over 40, degenerative arthritis usually affects the ends of the fingers or base of the thumb. ...
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Anatomy. The carpometacarpal (CMC) joint forms where the ends of the metacarpal bone at the base of the thumb and the trapezium ... The thumb joint at the base of the thumb is the most mobile in the hand. The thumb can move up and down, in and out, and rotate ... The thumb joint at the base of the thumb is the most mobile in the hand. The thumb can move up and down, in and out, and rotate ... We move our thumbs hundreds of times each day. The thumb works as a grip when we use a hammer or hold a glass. The thumb also ...
Right hand posterior view (dorsal view). Thumb on bottom. Right hand anterior view (palmar view). Thumb on top. Bones of the ... Grays anatomy for students. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone. ISBN 978-0-8089-2306-0. Balachandran, Ajay; Kartha, ... Cross section of wrist (thumb on left). Triquetral shown in red. Triquetral fracture indicated by the white arrow. Triquetral ...
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They hand him a thumb drive. Please plug this in, they say. It has all the instructions about the computer systems. Were here ... Anatomy Of A Bank Takeover When a bank fails, agents from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. slip into town and quietly assume ...
ANATOMY:. At the wrist and in the palm, tendons glide beneath a system of ligaments and pulleys in a tunnel that increases ... Many patients will point to the middle joint of the finger or the last joint of the thumb as the source of pain. However, the ... Popping sensations and locking are not common, but radiation of pain to the thumb and forearm are frequent. The wrist pain is ... Multiple fingers and/or the thumb can be involved. "Popping" sensations and pain frequently radiate to the digit, and the digit ...
Fractures of the first metacarpal (ie, thumb metacarpal) comprise a substantial portion of these fractures.The presentation, ... Thumb anatomy is discussed in greater detail separately, but aspects of particular relevance to thumb metacarpal fractures is ... CLINICAL ANATOMY AND FRACTURE CLASSIFICATION. The thumb is distinct from the other fingers anatomically and biomechanically, ... Thumb fractures overall occur most commonly in children under age 16 and adults over age 65, but thumb metacarpal fractures ...
... from making a fist to bending your thumb. Well go over all the muscles in your upper arm and forearm as well as explain some ... Flexor pollicis longus. This muscle flexes your thumb.. *Pronator quadratura. Similar to the pronator teres, this muscle helps ... Extensor pollicis brevis. This muscle extends your thumb.. *Extensor pollicis longus. This is the longer counterpart to your ... Abductor pollicis longus. This muscle abducts your thumb, moving it away from your body. ...
  • Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology is an elementary level Anatomy and Physiology book that gives glory to God as children discover all that goes on in their bodies from their heads to the nails on their toes! (apologia.com)
  • Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology is an elementary level Anatomy book that gives glory to God as children discover what's going on inside their bodies! (apologia.com)
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  • The second bone (proximal phalange) extends from the knuckle to the base of the thumb. (aaos.org)
  • This is particularly true when the fracture occurs at the base of the thumb near the wrist. (aaos.org)
  • Bennett and Rolando fractures are breaks at the base of the thumb. (aaos.org)
  • The prevalence of degenerative arthritis of the base of the thumb in post-menopausal women. (slideshare.net)
  • The thumb joint at the base of the thumb is the most mobile in the hand. (txortho.com)
  • The carpometacarpal (CMC) joint forms where the ends of the metacarpal bone at the base of the thumb and the trapezium bone in the wrist meet also called the basal joint. (txortho.com)
  • The most common symptoms of arthritis at the base of the thumb are pain, stiffness, and swelling. (txortho.com)
  • If arthritis causes the bones to shift, a "bump" can appear at the outside base of the thumb. (txortho.com)
  • In the early stages, arthritis at the base of the thumb will respond to non-surgical treatments involving pain relief and rest. (txortho.com)
  • Commonly seen in men and women over 40, degenerative arthritis usually affects the ends of the fingers or base of the thumb. (eliteplasticsurgerygr.com)
  • Osteoarthritis often develops in one of 3 places: the base of the thumb, at the end joint closest to the finger tip, or at the middle joint of a finger. (rochester.edu)
  • There are other conditions such as inflammatory arthritis (Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis ) that can affect the base of the thumb and cause the deterioration of that joint. (assh.org)
  • Activities which rely on the thumb may result in pain at the base of the thumb, particularly in an arthritic joint. (assh.org)
  • Signs and symptoms of thumb arthritis may include swelling or stiffness at the base of the thumb. (assh.org)
  • As the arthritis progresses, the pain and weakness may increase along with decreasing range of motion at the base of the thumb. (assh.org)
  • As the arthritis advances even further, bone spurs may develop, resulting in an enlarged appearance at the base of the thumb. (assh.org)
  • The fleshy mass on the palm of the hand at the base of the thumb. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 2. the fleshy prominence at the base of the thumb. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Doyle & Botte 2003, Osteology of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Head of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Shaft of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Base of the Thumb Metacarpal Doyle & Botte 2003, Ossification Centres and Accessory Bones UpToDate 2018 harvnb error: no target: CITEREFUpToDate2018 (help) Doyle, James R. (wikipedia.org)
  • Osteoarthritis usually develops in 1 of 3 places: the base of the thumb, at the end joint closest to the finger tip, or at the middle joint of a finger. (lakelandhealth.org)
  • Muscles influence motion of the finger or thumb. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Many of these muscles help position and hold the wrist and hand while the thumb and fingers grip or perform fine motor actions. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Most to the small muscles that work the thumb and pinky finger start on the carpal bones. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Two muscles allow the thumb to move across the palm of the hand, and important function called thumb opposition. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Welcome to my class, "Dynamic Anatomy for Artists - Drawing the Muscles of Arm. (skillshare.com)
  • Other evolutionary changes occurred to accommodate this new mobility of the thumb, including development of thenar muscles for opposition and the extensor pollicis brevis tendon for extension. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In extreme cases, your muscles at the base of your thumb begin to deteriorate, thereby taxing the nerve supply in the area. (amazonaws.com)
  • The Muscles of the Spine anatomy chart shows every one of the many layers of muscle in the spine and back, using beautifully illustrated and detailed representations of the human anatomical structure. (anatomywarehouse.com)
  • This video will focus on the anatomy, examination, and pathology of the scapho-lunate and luno-triquetral joints of the wrist. (aaos.org)
  • This video also reviews common uses of dynamic stress testing in upper extremity pathology including ulnar collateral ligament stress testing for gamekeepers thumb as well as ultrasound guided assessment of distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) instability. (aaos.org)
  • 2 , 3 In this article, we review the anatomy, pathology, diagnosis, and injection technique of common sites for which this skill is applicable. (aafp.org)
  • Supraspinatus and sub-acromial sub-deltoid bursa anatomy, pathology, sonographic technique and interventional procedures. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • Infraspinatus, teres minor and acromio-clavicular joint anatomy, pathology, assessment of shoulder nerves including supascapular nerve impingement and quadrilateral space syndrome. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • Common extensor origin anatomy with an emphasis on individual muscle group assessment, pathology, sonographic technique, provocative testing, dynamic assessment and interventional procedures. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • Common flexor origin, ulnar collateral ligament, ulnar nerve and medial joint recesses anatomy (with an emphasis on individual anatomic layers and enthesis sites), pathology, sonographic technique, interventional procedures, provocative valgus stress testing and dynamic assessment. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • Biceps brachii apparatus, anterior joint recesses and median nerve anatomy with an emphasis on individual long and short head biceps tendon assessment, pathology, sonographic technique, interventional procedures, provocative testing and dynamic assessment. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • There are specific types of thumb fractures, depending on the type of break. (aaos.org)
  • Classification of fractures of the thumb. (aaos.org)
  • Thumb fractures are usually caused by direct stress, such as from a fall. (aaos.org)
  • If the bones remain in a stable position, thumb fractures generally heal well. (aaos.org)
  • Fractures of the first metacarpal (ie, thumb metacarpal) comprise a substantial portion of these fractures. (uptodate.com)
  • The presentation, diagnosis, and management of first (thumb) metacarpal fractures is reviewed here. (uptodate.com)
  • See 'Evaluation of the patient with thumb pain' and 'Scaphoid fractures' and 'Ulnar collateral ligament injury (gamekeeper's or skier's thumb)' and 'Overview of metacarpal fractures' . (uptodate.com)
  • First metacarpal (thumb) fractures make up almost 25 percent of all metacarpal fractures, placing them second only to fifth metacarpal neck (ie, 'boxers') fractures in terms of frequency. (uptodate.com)
  • Thumb fractures overall occur most commonly in children under age 16 and adults over age 65, but thumb metacarpal fractures occur most often among younger males (10 to 29 years old) [ 2,3 ]. (uptodate.com)
  • Accordingly, fractures to the thumb are considered separately from other metacarpal fractures, and must be managed with great care (see 'Management' below). (uptodate.com)
  • Thumb anatomy is discussed in greater detail separately, but aspects of particular relevance to thumb metacarpal fractures is discussed here (see 'Finger and thumb anatomy' ). (uptodate.com)
  • Fractures of the metacarpals and phalanges: Fractures of the thumb. (uptodate.com)
  • Possible hairline fractures of the scaphoid are treated with a cast that includes the thumb. (livestrong.com)
  • Common fractures to the thumb metacarpal include Bennett's fracture and Rolando's fracture First metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). (wikipedia.org)
  • Daily tasks involving pinch, grip, grasp, and precision handling are more easily accomplished with an opposable thumb. (medscape.com)
  • The evolution of the opposable or prehensile thumb is usually associated with Homo habilis , the forerunner of Homo sapiens . (wikidoc.org)
  • The thumb, unlike other fingers, is opposable, in that it is the only digit on the human hand which is able to oppose or turn back against the other four fingers, and thus enables the hand to refine its grip to hold objects which it would be unable to do otherwise. (wikidoc.org)
  • The opposable thumb has helped the human species develop more accurate fine motor skills . (wikidoc.org)
  • Opposable thumbs! (visiblebody.com)
  • Darwinius masillae, an Eocene primate transitional fossil between prosimian and simian, had hands and feet with highly flexible digits featuring opposable thumbs and halluces. (wikipedia.org)
  • Giant pandas - five clawed fingers plus an extra-long sesamoid bone beside the true first digit that, though not a true digit, works like an opposable thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • The East African maned rat (Lophiomys imhausi), an arboreal, porcupine-like rodent, has four digits on its hands and feet and a partially opposable thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has a clawless, opposable thumb on each hind foot. (enchantedlearning.com)
  • The thumb digit has only two phalanges (bones) so it only has one joint. (assh.org)
  • The thumb has two bones. (aaos.org)
  • When this happens, the bones do not glide easily and moving the thumb may be difficult. (txortho.com)
  • After a brief review of bony and ligamentous anatomy, the anatomical landmarks of the carpal bones and ligaments will be shown. (aaos.org)
  • General Anatomy Bones constitute the pressure system of the body. (chestofbooks.com)
  • The Fingers Anatomy Each of the four fingers has three bones (phalanges, soldiers). (chestofbooks.com)
  • The Forearm Anatomy And Movements In the forearm are two bones, lying side by side. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Surgery can involve removing part or all of the trapezium (one of the bones in the thumb joint) and cushioning or suspending the thumb joint with a variety of possible techniques. (assh.org)
  • Fusing (making the two bones into one) the thumb joint is also an option. (assh.org)
  • The thumb has several associated accessory bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • The carpal tunnel is responsible for the movement of thumb and the first three fingers. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The terminal extensor tendon in the thumb comes from the extensor pollicis longus muscle. (assh.org)
  • The extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor pollicis brevis tendon form what is known as the anatomical snuff box (an indentation on the lateral aspect of the thumb at its base) The radial artery can be palpated anteriorly at the wrist(not in the snuffbox) In the hand, the abductor pollicis brevis, adductor pollicis, flexor pollicis brevis, and opponens pollicis form the thenar eminence . (wikidoc.org)
  • For patient education resources, see the Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Shoulder Center and Sports Injury Center , as well as Skier's Thumb and Repetitive Motion Injuries . (medscape.com)
  • This practical guide covers fundamental topics, such as arthroscopic anatomy, set-up and the proper evaluation of wrist and elbow pain, along with advanced discussions of electrothermal shrinkage, arthroscopy of the thumb and small joints of the hand, and specific diagnoses for an array of common injuries. (worldcat.org)
  • Treatment for a distal humerus fracture usually involves surgery to restore the normal anatomy and motion of the elbow. (bmc.org)
  • What is the anatomy of the elbow? (bmc.org)
  • For this true, pulp-to-pulp opposition to be possible, the thumb must rotate about its long axis (at the carpometacarpal joint). (wikipedia.org)
  • The hand is most frequently affected by arthritis of the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint, followed by arthritis of the carpometacarpal (CMC) joint of the thumb (rhizarthritis), arthritis of the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints, and finally proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint arthritis. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • It is connected to the trapezium of the carpus at the first carpometacarpal joint and to the proximal thumb phalanx at the first metacarpophalangeal joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • The configuration of the thumb carpometacarpal joint plays an important role in the mechanism of opposition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Macroscopic and microscopic analysis of the thumb carpometacarpal ligaments: a cadaveric study of ligament anatomy and histology. (nih.gov)
  • Thermal Vent Universal Thumb Spica helps stabilize and restrict motion of the Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint, Carpometacarpal (CMC) joint and Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) of the thumb to help reduce effects of hyperextension and promote healing. (coreproducts.com)
  • There are few structures of the human anatomy that are as unique as the hand. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The hand need to be mobile in order to position the fingers and thumb. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The hand with its fingers and thumb are made up of important structures and can be divided into several categories. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The joints of the hand, fingers, and thumb are covered on the ends with articular cartilage. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The ulnar and radial arteries arch together within the palm of the hand, supplying the front of the hand, fingers, and thumb. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Other arteries travel across the back of the wrist to supply the back of the hand, fingers, and thumb. (sooperarticles.com)
  • Football players may develop UCL damage either traumatically (eg, while making a tackle, falling on an outstretched hand [FOOSH injury]), or chronically (eg, linemen, who repetitively stress the thumb radially while blocking). (medscape.com)
  • There are nine interphalangeal joints in each hand, two on each finger and one in the thumb. (healthline.com)
  • The thumb plays an important role in hand function. (medscape.com)
  • According to Ray et al, when replantation of an avulsed/amputated thumb is not feasible, toe-to-hand transfer may be considered at initial presentation as an immediate one-stage transfer in appropriately chosen patients. (medscape.com)
  • Congenital absence or traumatic injury to the thumb, resulting in a loss of its prehensile ability, significantly affects hand function. (medscape.com)
  • [ 10 ] Consideration of these components and how they relate to each other allows a functional approach to the thumb deficit that guides the reconstructive hand surgeon. (medscape.com)
  • Whether an indication for surgery is related to injury or congenital malformation of the thumb, the ultimate goal is optimal function of the hand. (medscape.com)
  • This tendon helps you move the thumb away from the palm to form an open hand. (handcare.org)
  • Learn more about anatomy of the fingers, hand, wrist, arm and shoulder at www.HandCare.org . (handcare.org)
  • When discussing hand joints, we refer to the palmar or volar surface (the palm side), the dorsal surface (the back of the hand), the radial side (toward the thumb), and the ulnar side (toward the little finger). (assh.org)
  • The thumb metacarpal can bend and extend the thumb, move the thumb away from and toward the hand, and spin the thumb on the trapezium. (assh.org)
  • The abductor pollicis longus and brevis help move the thumb away from the hand. (assh.org)
  • The adductor pollicis helps move the thumb toward the hand. (assh.org)
  • The thumb CMC joint is one of the most common areas in the hand and wrist to develop arthritis. (assh.org)
  • The thumb connects with a bone in the hand (first metacarpal). (aaos.org)
  • Again, starting with the forearm and working through the wrist, base of the hand (palm and back of hand), thumb and fingers. (skillshare.com)
  • A detailed anatomical diagram of a thumb is available from the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Healthline and Innerbody. (reference.com)
  • This condition can involve all fingers of the hand and the thumb. (eliteplasticsurgerygr.com)
  • The thumb is distinct from the other fingers anatomically and biomechanically, and of critical importance to hand function. (uptodate.com)
  • One possibility is that the thumb and pinky were lost, as I'm illustrating with my own hand here. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The thumb is the first digit of the hand. (wikipedia.org)
  • The English word "finger" has two senses, even in the context of appendages of a single typical human hand: Any of the four terminal members of the hand, specifically those other than the thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primatologists and hand research pioneers John and Prudence Napier defined opposition as: "A movement by which the pulp surface of the thumb is placed squarely in contact with - or diametrically opposite to - the terminal pads of one or all of the remaining digits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Radial deficiency is often associated with hypoplasia or aplasia of the thumb and a bowing of the ulna (so-called radial club hand, angulated to the radial side of the wrist). (cdc.gov)
  • The evolving anatomy of the human hand gave humans great dexterity and fine motor skills. (npr.org)
  • A study reveals that excessive use of hand-held devices causes pain beyond the thumb alone. (ebscohost.com)
  • Masses The masses of the hand are two - one that of the hand proper, the other that of the thumb. (chestofbooks.com)
  • The radius is on the thumb side of the hand. (livestrong.com)
  • Herein, we describe the case of a 19-month-old boy with localized enlargement of the thumb, index finger, and thenar of the right hand observed at birth that gradually progressed over time (Figure 1a, 1b). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Surgical anatomy of the hand and upper extremity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anatomy Lewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in at or ) Lewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in at or ) Images: Related links to external sites (from Bing) These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term " Vascular Anatomy of the Hand . (tripdatabase.com)
  • Fits anatomy of either the left or right hand comfortably. (coreproducts.com)
  • Anatomically shaped, contours to the natural shape of the thumb and hand for increased comfort and support. (coreproducts.com)
  • Rettig A, Rettig L, Welsch M. Anatomic reconstruction of thumb metacarpophalangeal joint ulnar collateral ligament using an interference screw docking technique. (medscape.com)
  • Ritting AW, Baldwin PC, Rodner CM. Ulnar collateral ligament injury of the thumb metacarpophalangeal joint. (medscape.com)
  • Lee AT, Carlson MG. Thumb metacarpophalangeal joint collateral ligament injury management. (medscape.com)
  • Koslowsky TC, Mader K, Gausepohl T, Heidemann J, Pennig D, Koebke J. Ultrasonographic stress test of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb. (medscape.com)
  • Injuries of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb metacarpophalangeal joint. (wheelessonline.com)
  • Two important structures, called collateral ligaments, are found on either side of each finger and thumb joint. (sooperarticles.com)
  • The thumb joint has two collateral ligaments as well as the capsule, which is lined by a synovial membrane. (healthline.com)
  • After watching this instructive video, orthopedic surgeons will be able to fully understand the anatomy of the scapho-lunate and luno-triquetral joints and ligaments. (aaos.org)
  • The Medical Latin English noun for thumb is pollex (compare hallux for big toe), and the corresponding adjective for thumb is pollical. (wikipedia.org)
  • Learn about thumb arthritis . (assh.org)
  • A broken thumb can increase the risk of arthritis later in life. (aaos.org)
  • As with all joint injuries, there is an increased tendency to develop arthritis following a thumb fracture, which can limit motion and reduce strength in the thumb. (aaos.org)
  • There are several options for the surgical treatment for arthritis of the thumb CMC joint. (txortho.com)
  • In the older patient, arthritis of the thumb must also be considered. (arthroscopy.com)
  • Primary finger and thumb joint arthritis is common, with a markedly rising prevalence from age 50 onward. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • In the early stages of primary finger and thumb joint arthritis, a conservative, multimodal treatment approach involving the use of splints, physiotherapy, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs can be helpful. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • The intra-articular injection of hyaluronic acid or cortisone seems to relieve pain in the short term, but its long-term efficacy in primary finger and thumb joint arthritis is questionable. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • Arthrodesis (joint fusion) is a reliable surgical treatment option for arthritis of the metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joints of the thumb. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • Thumb arthritis is also known as basal joint arthritis (see Figure 1). (assh.org)
  • Typically, degenerative arthritis of the thumb occurs sometime after 40 years of age. (assh.org)
  • Additionally, any type of trauma to the thumb can predispose one to thumb arthritis. (assh.org)
  • There is no convincing evidence to support the use of any medications or supplements to prevent the progression of thumb arthritis. (assh.org)
  • Even though thumb arthritis will advance with time, the symptoms do not always get worse, and in some people the symptoms will decrease significantly. (assh.org)
  • Did you know that the tendons attached to your thumb run all the way up your forearm? (handcare.org)
  • It connects the muscle in the back of the forearm to the bone in the middle of the thumb. (handcare.org)
  • This tendon also travels along the back of the thumb and helps straighten the thumb, but it connects the muscle in the back of the forearm to the bone at the tip of the thumb. (handcare.org)
  • Popping sensations and locking are not common, but radiation of pain to the thumb and forearm are frequent. (arthroscopy.com)
  • In turning, this wedge follows the direction of the thumb, and overlies the condyle when the arm is straight with the forearm. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Radius - forearm, thumb side. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Paleontologists compared Jeholosaurus with material of other primitive cerapodans, and found it can be diagnosed on the basis of one postcranial autapomorphy, relating to the absence of parapophyses from the anterior dorsal vertebrae, and a unique combination of postcranial characters, but its anatomy is otherwise similar to that of many other basal ornithischians. (phys.org)
  • Named after a Swiss surgeon who first described the disease, local tenderness, pain and swelling involve thumb tendons on the inside of the wrist. (arthroscopy.com)
  • Tendons can rupture then the thumb or finger can't be fully extended. (livestrong.com)
  • Injuries to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the thumb were first recognized as an occupational condition in European gamekeepers. (medscape.com)
  • Schroeder NS, Goldfarb CA. Thumb ulnar collateral and radial collateral ligament injuries. (medscape.com)
  • Rupture of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb - a review. (medscape.com)
  • Gurdezi S, Mok D. Sag sign'-A simple radiological sign for detecting injury to the thumb ulnar collateral ligament. (medscape.com)
  • Jones MH, England SJ, Muwanga CL, Hildreth T. The use of ultrasound in the diagnosis of injuries of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb. (medscape.com)
  • Ultrasound: a powerful tool in the diagnosis of ulnar collateral ligament injuries of the thumb. (medscape.com)
  • The ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb MP joint is important to stabilize the thumb during most pinch activities and is commonly injured. (assh.org)
  • These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term "Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Rupture. (fpnotebook.com)
  • Thumb ulnar collateral ligament and Stener lesion assessment. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • 1. What is the anatomy of the humerus, specifically in the mid-shaft? (varsitytutors.com)
  • The thumb and large toe do not possess a middle phalanx. (wikipedia.org)
  • [4] The phalanx of the thumb has a pronounced insertion for the flexor pollicis longus (asymmetric towards the radial side), an ungual fossa, and a pair of unequal ungual spines (the ulnar being more prominent). (wikipedia.org)
  • the side of the distal thumb phalanx thus approximated to the palm or the hand's radial side (side of index finger) during apposition and the pulp or "palmar" side of the distal thumb phalanx approximated to either the palm or other digits during opposition. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first bone (distal phalange) extends from the tip of the thumb to the knuckle. (aaos.org)
  • They involve the joint between the thumb metacarpal and a specific wrist bone. (aaos.org)
  • Radiographs are strongly recommended to confirm the diagnosis and characterize the bone anatomy. (cdc.gov)
  • Diagonally opposite the thumb, on the ulna, is a hump of bone which is the pivot for both the radius and also the thumb. (chestofbooks.com)
  • The first metacarpal bone or the metacarpal bone of the thumb is the first bone proximal to the thumb. (wikipedia.org)
  • The metacarpal bone of the thumb has two centres of ossification: a primary centre in the shaft and a secondary centre in the base. (wikipedia.org)
  • A simpler example is the "thumb" is lateral to the "pinky. (wikiversity.org)
  • The thumbs are lateral to the index fingers. (wikiversity.org)
  • The Human Skull anatomy chart displays the skull at every possible angle, including beautiful illustrations from both lateral views, anterior and posterior views, and even several views from inside. (anatomywarehouse.com)
  • Anatomy of the Vascularized Lateral Femoral Condyle Flap. (tripdatabase.com)
  • The thumb interphalangeal (IP) joint is similar to the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint in the fingers. (assh.org)
  • Diagram of a Moberg volar advancement flap being used for a thumb tip defect. (medscape.com)
  • Diagram of a Littler neurovascular island flap for the coverage of a thumb tip defect. (medscape.com)
  • Where Can You Find a Detailed Anatomical Diagram of a Thumb? (reference.com)
  • The condition became known as gamekeeper's thumb . (medscape.com)
  • The thumb when extended (as in a "thumbs-up") can also appear to bend backwards toward the nail and outwards, a recessive congenital condition known as "hitchhiker's thumb", whereas for other people it will extend straight out with little backward bending. (wikidoc.org)
  • How is hitchhiker's thumb inherited? (reference.com)
  • Hitchhiker's Thumb is inherited during meiosis, a process during sexual reproduction where chromosomes are randomly distributed between cells, according to. (reference.com)
  • Horta et al retrospectively reviewed 107 cases of thumb reconstruction in emergency situations using Moberg, radial innervated cross-finger, Venkataswami-Subramanian, Foucher, Tezcan, and Littler flaps. (medscape.com)
  • [ 3 ] In 1900, Nicoladoni described a reconstruction procedure following traumatic amputation of the thumb in which a staged, pedicled transfer of the great toe was performed. (medscape.com)
  • [ 7 , 8 ] Congenital absence of the thumb from thalidomide exposure provided experience with index finger pollicization for thumb reconstruction. (medscape.com)
  • Only the thumb has 2 phalanges. (rochester.edu)
  • In primates , the thumbs and big toes have two phalanges while the other digits have three phalanges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three phalanges are present on each finger and toe, with the exception of the thumb and large toe , which possess only two. (wikipedia.org)
  • The phalanges make up the skeleton of the fingers, thumb and toes. (innerbody.com)
  • A thumb fracture may happen when a ball catches and pulls the thumb back. (aaos.org)
  • The risk of a thumb fracture can be lessened by using protective taping, padding, or other equipment. (aaos.org)
  • A doctor should be consulted as soon as possible if a thumb injury and suspected fracture has occurred. (aaos.org)
  • A fracture of the thumb can be held in proper alignment using external fixation. (aaos.org)
  • This MP3 CD contains a complete audio recording of the course Exploring Creation with Anatomy and Physiology as read by the author, Jeannie Fulbright. (apologia.com)
  • We have provided a detailed daily schedule for Exploring Creation with Anatomy & Physiology in the front of each Notebooking Journal and Junior Notebooking Journal. (apologia.com)
  • When you have a numb thumb, it is ever so important to get the right diagnosis for this symptom. (sooperarticles.com)
  • It make take a visit to more than one medical doctor to find the actual cause of a numb thumb, and four specific means of testing to find the correct diagnosis. (sooperarticles.com)
  • An accurate and complete diagnosis requires a detailed physical examination aided by radiography to characterize completely the bony anatomy. (cdc.gov)
  • A large number of skiing injuries are attributed to ski poles, in which the strap or sword grip lies across the palm and transmits the damaging force to the thumb during a fall. (medscape.com)
  • Role of MR imaging in the management of "skier's thumb" injuries. (medscape.com)
  • Other injuries of the thumb and surrounding tissues are discussed separately. (uptodate.com)
  • Anatomy, common injuries and postrehab strategies. (ideafit.com)
  • From names and technical terms to how the body works, you'll skip the suffering and score high marks at exam time with the help of Anatomy Essentials For Dummies . (wiley.com)
  • opposes the thumb, and the adductor hallucis, which acts on the great toe. (britannica.com)
  • The Human Spine Anatomy Chart is another excellent example of a melding of beauty and education in the anatomical arena. (anatomywarehouse.com)
  • If you're curious about the basics of Pokémon biology, I do go into it in more detail in the full Pokémon anatomy textbook. (deviantart.com)
  • To complete this Anatomy & Physiology course, we recommend the hard-cover textbook and spiral Notebooking Journal (grades 4-6) or the Junior Notebooking Journal for early elementary ages or children with limited writing skills. (apologia.com)
  • Volar view of the clinical appearance of a Blauth type IV pouce flottant thumb. (medscape.com)
  • Osteoarthritis of the thumb: Clinical aspects and management. (ebscohost.com)
  • What are some facts about the anatomy of your ankle? (reference.com)
  • hence, the condition is now commonly referred to as skier's thumb. (medscape.com)
  • This section is from the book " Constructive Anatomy ", by George B. Bridgman. (chestofbooks.com)