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*  Long bone
The long bones include the femora, tibiae, and fibulae of the legs; the humeri, radii, and ulnae of the arms; metacarpals and ... Additionally, the outer shell of the long bone is compact bone, then a deeper layer of cancellous bone (spongy bone) which ... Long bones in human skeleton. (shown in red) Parts of a long bone (Femur) Classification of bones by shape Distribution of ... The outer shell of the long bone is made of cortical bone also known as compact bone. This is covered by a membrane of ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 800-999: injury and poisoning
Fracture of carpal bone(s) (815) Fracture of metacarpal bone(s) (816) Fracture of one or more Phalanges of the hand (817) ... 800) Fracture of vault of skull (801) Fracture of base of skull (802) Fracture of face bones (803) Other and unqualified skull ... Fracture of one or more tarsal and metatarsal bones (826) Fracture of one or more phalanges of foot (827) Other, multiple, and ... Fracture of unspecified bones (830) Dislocation of jaw (831) Dislocation of shoulder (832) Dislocation of elbow (833) ...
*  Metacarpal bones
The metacarpal bones are equivalent to the metatarsal bones in the foot. The metacarpals form a transverse arch to which the ... The ring metacarpal is somewhat more mobile while the fifth metacarpal is semi-independent. Each metacarpal bone consists of a ... A blunted fourth metacarpal, with normal fifth metacarpal, can signify Turner syndrome. Blunted metacarpals (particularly the ... it articulates with the carpal bones and with the adjoining metacarpal bones; its dorsal and volar surfaces are rough, for the ...
*  Third metacarpal bone
Metacarpus First metacarpal bone Second metacarpal bone Fourth metacarpal bone Fifth metacarpal bone This article incorporates ... The third metacarpal bone (metacarpal bone of the middle finger) is a little smaller than the second. The dorsal aspect of its ... Third metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. Third metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmer view ... On the radial side is a smooth, concave facet for articulation with the second metacarpal, and on the ulnar side two small oval ...
*  Fourth metacarpal bone
Metacarpus First metacarpal bone Second metacarpal bone Third metacarpal bone Fifth metacarpal bone This article incorporates ... The fourth metacarpal bone (metacarpal bone of the ring finger) is shorter and smaller than the third. The base is small and ... Fourth metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. Fourth metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmar ... A short fourth metacarpal bone can also be found in Turner syndrome, a disorder involving sex chromosomes. A fracture of the ...
*  First metacarpal bone
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 first metacarpal bone is short and thick with a shaft thicker and broader than those of the other metacarpal bones. Its ... First metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. First metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmar view ... of all metacarpal fractures (second to fractures to the fifth metacarpal bone). 80% of fractures to the first metacarpal occur ...
*  Second metacarpal bone
Metacarpus First metacarpal bone Third metacarpal bone Fourth metacarpal bone Fifth metacarpal bone Gray's Anatomy (1918). See ... The second metacarpal bone (metacarpal bone of the index finger) is the longest, and its base the largest, of all the ... Second metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. Second metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmer ... second metacarpal shown in yellow). Second metacarpal bone.Deep dissection. ...
*  Fifth metacarpal bone
Metacarpus First metacarpal bone Second metacarpal bone Third metacarpal bone Fourth metacarpal bone This article incorporates ... The fifth metacarpal bone (metacarpal bone of the little finger or pinky finger) is the most medial and second shortest of the ... Fifth metacarpal bone of the left hand (shown in red). Animation. Fifth metacarpal bone of the left hand. Close up. Palmer view ... The fifth metacarpal bone is the most common bone to be injured when throwing a punch. The ossification process begins in the ...
*  Bennett's fracture
... caused by an axial force directed against the partially flexed metacarpal. This type of compression along the metacarpal bone ... Fractures of the Metacarpal Bones. Dublin Med Sci J. 1882;73:72-75. Soyer, AD (Nov-Dec 1999). "Fractures of the base of the ... The distal fragment of the first metacarpal bone possesses the majority of the articular surface of the first CMC joint. Unlike ... Bennett fracture is a fracture of the base of the first metacarpal bone which extends into the carpometacarpal (CMC) joint. ...
*  Archaeoistiodactylus
In the hand, the metacarpal bones are short. Lü and Fucha assigned Archaeoistiodactylus to the clade Breviquartossa and ...
*  Dorsal carpometacarpal ligaments
... connect the carpal and metacarpal bones on their dorsal surfaces. The second metacarpal bone receives two fasciculi,, one from ... The third metacarpal receives two, one each from the lesser multangular and capitate. The fourth two, one each from the ...
*  Adductor pollicis muscle
It overlies the metacarpal bones and the interosseous muscles. The oblique head (Latin: adductor obliquus pollicis) arises by ... It is triangular, arising by a broad base from the lower two-thirds of the palmar surface of the third metacarpal bone; the ... several slips from the capitate bone, the bases of the second and third metacarpals, the intercarpal ligaments, and the sheath ... a sesamoid bone being present in the tendon. A considerable fasciculus, however, passes more obliquely beneath the tendon of ...
*  White-bellied spider monkey
Their curved hands with long metacarpal bones allows for easy brachiation. They do not have an external thumb, which sets them ...
*  Chase Utley
... he broke the fourth metacarpal bone in his right hand. "I'll be back. Don't worry, guys," Utley said after the game. "It's a ... These conditions included patellar tendinitis, chondromalacia, and bone inflammation.[full citation needed] During spring ...
*  Intermetacarpal joints
The bones in the hand The carpal and metacarpal bones in the hand X-ray of the bones in the hand Transverse metacarpal ligament ... fourth and fifth metacarpal bones articulate with one another by small surfaces covered with cartilage. The metacarpal bones ... The intermetacarpal joints are in the hand formed between the metacarpal bones. The bases of the second, third, ... The dorsal metacarpal ligaments (ligamenta metacarpalia dorsalia) and palmar metacarpal ligaments (ligamenta metacarpalia ...
*  Abductor digiti minimi muscle of hand
Occasionally, the muscle is partially inserted onto the fifth metacarpal bone. In case of polydactyly it may insert to the ... and the sesamoid bone when present. Some fibers insert into the finger's dorsal aponeurosis, which is why the muscle acts ... The abductor digiti minimi arises from the pisiform bone, the pisohamate ligament, and the flexor retinaculum. Its distal ...
*  Albert Edward Mettam
Physiol 29: 244-253 Rudimentary metacarpal and metacarpal bones of the Domestic Ruminants. Mettam, A.E. (1897) Veterinarian 70 ...
*  Muscles of the hand
... originating between the metacarpal bones; and the lumbrical muscles arising from the deep flexor (and are special because they ...
*  Hand
The metacarpal bones connect the fingers and the carpal bones of the wrist. Each human hand has five metacarpals and eight ... the rays formed by the finger bones and their associated metacarpal bones), transverse arches (formed by the carpal bones and ... It and its two neighbors are tied to the carpus by the interlocking shapes of the metacarpal bones. The thumb metacarpal only ... Illustration of Hand and Wrist Bones. Bones of the left hand. Volar surface. Bones of the left hand. Dorsal surface. Static ...
*  Acropachy
Radiographic imaging of affected extremities typically demonstrates periostitis, most commonly the metacarpal bones. The exact ...
*  Posterior carpometacarpal ligament
They connect the carpal bones to the bases of the second to fifth metacarpals. The second metacarpal bone is connected to the ... The fourth metacarpal is connected to the capitate and hamate, and the fifth metacarpal is connected to the hamate.. ...
*  Trapezoid bone
The inferior surface articulates with the proximal end of the second metacarpal bone; it is convex from side to side, concave ... The trapezoid bone (lesser multangular bone) is a carpal bone in tetrapods, including humans. It is the smallest bone in the ... Trapezoid bone of the left hand. Close up. Animation. Trapezoid bone. Right hand posterior view (dorsal view). Thumb on bottom ... The trapezoid is a four-sided carpal bone found within the hand. The trapezoid is found within the distal row of carpal bones. ...
*  Maffucci syndrome
The most common sites of enchondromas are the metacarpal bones and phalanges of the hands. The feet are less commonly afflicted ... Pathological fractures can arise in affected metaphyses and diaphyses of the long bones and are common (26%). The risk for ...
*  Epiphysis
... the epiphysis at the head of the first metacarpal bone and at the base of other metacarpal bones There are many bones that ... Metacarpal: Bones of the hand. They are proximal to the phalanges of the hand. Phalanges: Bones of the fingers and toes. They ... Femur: Longest bone in the human body. Located in the thigh region, between the hip and the knee. Fibula: One of two bones in ... Tibia: One of two bones in the lower leg. It is medial to the fibula and does most of the weight bearing. Metatarsal: Bones of ...
*  Pisometacarpal ligament
The pisometacarpal ligament joins the pisiform to the base of the fifth metacarpal bone. Ligaments of wrist. Anterior view. ( ...
*  Equine anatomy
... having the first and fifth metacarpal and metatarsal. Ligaments attach bone to bone or bone to tendon, and are vital in ... 20 bones per limb. Bones are connected to muscles via tendons and other bones via ligaments. Bones are also used to store ... bones found on each of the legs, on either side of the cannon bone (8 total); partially vestigial, these bones support the ... and the corresponding tarsal bones in the hindlimb; anatomically referred to as Metacarpal/Metatarsal II (on the medial aspect ...
*  Hypertrophic osteodystrophy
Other bones may be affected, particularly the ribs, the metacarpal bones, the mandible, and the scapula. Lameness may present ... bone formation) and necrosis and inflammation of cancellous bone. The disease is usually bilateral in the limb bones, ... Bone changes can be observed on radiograph, and the disorder may progress to actual angular limb deformity. In the early stage ... This area is often followed by a dark line at the metaphysis, which may progress to new bone growth on the outside of that area ...