phalangeal joint

phalangeal joint

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The most frequently affected parts of the hand associated with Dupuytren's contracture are the joints called the Metacarpal Phalangeal Joint, or MP joint, which is the joint closest to the palm of the hand and the Proximal Intra-Phalangeal Joint, or the PIP joint, which is the middle joint in the finger.
TABLE 2 Nature of surgical procedure Nature of surgery Group L Group M ORIF of single bone 5 5 forearm fracture Repair of ruptured tendon 2 3 Ganglion excision 1 2 ORIF of metacarpo- 2 1 phalangeal joint dislocation Revision amputation 1 1 of traumatically amputated digit Tumour excision 3 0 Miscellaneous 1 3 ORIF = open reduction and internal fixation.
Markey, who is averaging nearly 16 carries a game, did not practice this week because of turf toe, which, according to Wikipedia, is a sprained metatarsal phalangeal joint.
In addition, the patient experienced significant pain in his right great toe at the metatarsal phalangeal joint.
Retroreflective surface markers were located on the shoe over the dorsum of the foot at the level of the third metatarsal phalangeal joint, on the shoe over the posterior calcaneus, lateral malleoli, lateral epicondyles of the knees; on right and left anterior superior iliac spines; and on the sacrum midway between the posterior superior iliac spines.
Hours of costly TV time and acres of newsprint are being devoted to the mysteries of the metatarsal phalangeal joint of some overpaid footballer's foot, while thousands of people are suffering far worse problems searching for a dentist in North Wales.
At length a third, and last, incision was made transversely, opposite the middle of the first phalangeal joint, and the little finger was at once able to be extended with the greatest ease.
This was localised to the thenar eminence and associated with difficulty flexing the thumb, particularly at the metacarpal phalangeal joint (MPJ).
Vibratory sensation was also decreased at the first left metatarsal phalangeal joint and the ankles bilaterally.
CompuMed's poster presentation was entitled, "Automatic Computerized Phalangeal Joint Space Width Measurement in Females.
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High-resolution ultrasonography of the first metatarsal phalangeal joint in gout: a controlled study.