interphalangeal


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interphalangeal

 [in″ter-fah-lan´je-al]
situated between two contiguous phalanges.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al (IP),

(in'tĕr-fă-lan'jē-ăl), Avoid the mispronunciation interphalange'al.
Between two phalanges; denoting the finger or toe joints.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

interphalangeal

adjective Referring to or occurring between two contiguous phalanges.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·ter·pha·lan·ge·al

(in'tĕr-fă-lan'jē-ăl)
Between two phalanges; denoting the finger or toe joints.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

interphalangeal

Between the bones of a finger, especially the finger joints.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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The mobility of the finger in extension/flexion was as follows: metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint: 0/0/95[degrees], proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint: 0/10/85[degrees], and distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint: 0/10/25[degrees].
Symptoms target characteristic sites: distal interphalangeal, PIP, thumb base, index, and metacarpophalangeal joints and are commonly present intermittently.
It also may develop in the metacarpophalangeal joint (especially in men) and the interphalangeal joint.
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