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hand

 [hand]
the terminal part of the upper limb of a human or a nonhuman primate.
ape hand one with the thumb permanently extended.
cleft hand a malformation in which the division between the fingers extends into the metacarpus; also, a hand with the middle digits absent.
claw hand see clawhand.
drop hand wristdrop.
lobster-claw hand cleft hand.
obstetrician's hand the contraction of the hand in tetany; the hand is flexed at the wrist, the fingers are flexed at the metacarpophalangeal joints but extended at the interphalangeal joints, and the thumb is strongly flexed into the palm.
writing hand in Parkinson's disease, assumption of the position by which a pen is commonly held.

Hand

(hand),
Alfred, U.S. pediatrician, 1868-1949. See: Hand-Schüller-Christian disease.

hand

(hand), [TA]
The portion of the upper limb distal to the radiocarpal joint, comprising the wrist, palm, and fingers.
Synonym(s): manus [TA], main
[A.S.]

manus

/ma·nus/ (ma´nus) pl. ma´nus   [L.] hand.

manus

(mā′nəs, mä′-)
n. pl. manus
The distal part of the forelimb of a vertebrate, including the wrist and hand or the carpus and forefoot.

manus

See hand.

hand

(hand) [TA]
The portion of the upper limb distal to the radiocarpal joint, comprising the wrist, palm, and fingers.
Synonym(s): manus [TA] .
[A.S.]

manus

the hand or forefoot of a TETRAPOD.

manus

pl. manus [L.] hand.

Patient discussion about manus

Q. why my hands are getting purple and freezing?

A. thank you, but these answers are not correct answers for my question

Q. Is it possible to have fibromyalgia in your feet and hands? Can you explain? I am very eager to know whether anybody is here with the symptoms of mine. My thumb hurts so much that it's difficult for me to write, and both my feet hurt when I put any weight on them. My hands and feet used to be the only parts of my body that didn't hurt. Is it possible to have fibromyalgia in your feet and hands? Can you explain?

A. Calcium/magnesium
kelp
cod liver oil
flax seed oil
raw apple cider vinegar
avoid highly process foods, especially white sugar and white flour

Q. Itches on hands when i go out in sun When go out and when sun rays fall on my hand at the end of the day it starts itching bady and it becoms sowlen. Can any one tell reason for this and a solution.

A. i don't use any lotion or creams. It happens only on my hands and only when sun rays fall on my hands. And small rashes also comes.

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While she was a student and to support the family, Manus ran a tutorial service with her brother.
Manus told Sergi all the weird and wonderful things he was missing on planet Earth.
Alongside the video, Devgn wrote: "Happy to announce my first ever Marathi film venture - Aapla Manus, releasing on February 9, 2018.
One Sudanese refugee approved for resettlement told Reuters he would leave Manus Island in a few days.
INNOCENT Manus Deery & Margaret McAuley at court in Derry yesterday
Our position, confirmed again today with PNG, is that no one from Manus Island Regional Processing Centre will ever be settled in Australia.
After the Supreme Court ruling, the Papua New Guinea government said it would close the Manus center--but it has not said when, or where the refugees would be sent.
Manus was a fierce advocate for music education his entire life.
The assessments also found that the asylum seekers detained in Manus Island are worse off than those in Australia and on Christmas Island.
Sydney: The Manus Island detention centre is being shut down around refugees and asylum seekers while they are still living in it.
More than 250 asylum seekers are on a hunger strike on Manus Island over their frustration at being held in detention for the past 17 months without being given any guarantee about their futures, Australian refugee advocates say.
But the prime minister's claim resulted after two Australia employees of G4S, the security contractor hired by the government, have become suspects in the violent death of Iranian asylum seeker Reza Barati on Manus Island.