distal interphalangeal joints(redirected from Interphalangeal articulations of hand)
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dis·tal in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al joints (DIP),
the synovial joints between the middle and distal phalanges of the fingers and of the toes.
Synonym(s): DIP joints
dis·tal in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al joints(DIP) (dis'tăl in'tĕr-fă-lan'jē-ăl joynts)
The synovial joints between the middle and distal phalanges of the fingers and of the toes.
remote; farther from any point of reference. See also direction.
distal convoluted tubule
the part of the renal tubular system interposed between the nephron loop and the arched collecting tubule. See also convoluted tubules.
distal interphalangeal joints
see Table 11.
navicular bone in the horse.
distal tarsal bones
the tarsal bones adjacent to the metatarsals.