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digital nerve

Any of the branches of the median nerve that arise near the flexor retinaculum and innervate lumbricals, joints, and the palmar skin of the fingers.
See also: nerve
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The neural loops are a common occurrence in humans and classified into four topographical types, according to their position relative to the digital arteries: ulnar (in which the ulnar proper palmar digital nerve of the finger is penetrated), radial (in which the radial proper palmar digital nerve of the finger is penetrated), common (in which the common palmar digital nerve of the finger is penetrated), and bridge (in which the neural loop is formed by connecting the ulnar and radial proper palmar digital nerves).
This branch enables the communication between these digital nerves.
It is not clear whether this will produce sufficient pressure to injure digital nerves or other soft tissues.
These include the application of vasodilating cream, digital nerve blocks, administration of intra-arterial vasodilators or placing a glove filled with warm water over the patient's hand (1).
He memorized the whole book: tibia, femur, aorta, oral cavity, pharynx, digital nerve, optic chasm.
We're talking trench warfare here with digital nerve gas.
As the digital nerve center for Oncor's Advanced Metering System (AMS), the Ecologic MDMS is responsible for enabling and tracking many on-demand functions for the AMS meters and associated Home Area Network (HAN) devices within the Oncor service territory and supplying this data to the portal.
Tenders are invited for Establishment of digital nerve centre in the premises of indian institute of health and family welfare, vengalraonagar hyderabad
After the transection of the DTML, the second common digital nerve was dissected as proximally as practical before cutting it and any adjacent capsular nerve branches were served in order to allow the proximal nerve stump to retract into the intrinsic muscles of the foot.
He is accused of running Commando Scott in nine races between May 1 and September 5, 2009 despite the horse having undergone a biaxial neurectomy to the right hind plantar digital nerve on July 29 the previous year, in contravention of racing's rules on equine welfare.

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