proximal phalanx

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proximal phalanx

Any phalanx that articulates with a metacarpal or metatarsal bone.
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Although the surfaces where the phalanges would have articulated are missing, the ratio of the midshaft mediolateral diameters of the intermediate and proximal phalanges is 81%, consistent with their being derived from the same digit (Garrido Varas and Thompson 2011).
BMD of postmenopausal females was assessed from distal metaphysis of the proximal phalanges of fingers II to V (index, middle, ring and little finger) using DBM Sonic Bone profiler manufactured by IGEA, Capri, Italy, Model: BP01.
The third metacarpal and third metatarsal bones were longer on the right side, while proximal phalanges were wider on the left side [27].
The following bones were reviewed for the presence of bone marrow oedema and fracture in all 3 imaging planes: 1st to 5th proximal phalanges; medial and lateral sesamoids; 1st to 5th metatarsals; medial, middle, and lateral cuneiforms; navicular, cuboid, talus, and calcaneum; distal tibial plafond; and medial and lateral malleoli.
Based on the level of the deficiency, 6 digits, 167 digits, and 28 digits were located in the metacarpophalangeal joints, the proximal phalanges, and the middle phalanges individually.
1 = Radial carpal, 2 = Intermediate carpal, 3 = Ulnar carpal, 4 = Accessary carpal, 5 = Carpal II, 6 = Carpal III, 7 = Carpal IV, 8 = Metacarpal I, 9 = Metacarpal II, 10 = Metacarpal III, 11 = Metacarpal IV, 12 = Metacarpal V, 13 = Proximal Phalanges of digits I- V and 14= Middle Phanlanges of digits II-IV.
Percutaneous internal fixation of fractures of the proximal phalanges. Hand 1976;8(1):86-92.
The operative site was draped in a sterile fashion, and under tourniquet control and loupe magnification (x3.5), separate longitudinal incisions were made on the plantar aspects of the proximal phalanges of the second and third digits of right hind paw and carefully dissected to expose the synovial sheath.
4: Implants for osteotomy, arthrodesis joints of the foot, metatarsal osteotomy in the distal and proximal phalanges osteotomy,
Intermittent headache and visual scotomas had been present for one year, and for four years, the patient complained of having arthralgia and/or migratory arthritis, especially in the ankles, knees, elbows and proximal phalanges. She did not have relevant family history or personal history of previous surgeries or hospitalizations.
Which part of the human body contains the proximal phalanges? 9.
For which culinary skill does celebrity chef proximal phalanges? James Martin hold a world speed record?

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