interphalangeal joint


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interphalangeal joint

joint between two phalanges
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Thc effect of thumh interphalangeal joint position on strength of key pinch.
When investigators evaluated total knuckle popping exposure in "crack years" (number of times per day multiplied by years) in the distal interphalangeal or metacarpal phalangeal joints, they found no significant association between crack years and OA (distal interphalangeal joint, mean 108 crack years; metacarpal phalangeal joint, mean 75 crack years).
Involvement of 1-3 "small" joints (defined as metacarpophalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal joints, second to fifth metatarsophalangeal joints, thumb interphalangeal joints, and wrists) gets 2 points, regardless of large-joint involvement; involvement of 4-10 small joints gets 3 points.
A case of dorsal dislocation of the proximal interphalangeal joint of the fourth toe.
A 23-year-old man was bitten on the proximal interphalangeal joint of the middle finger of his right hand while attempting to place the snake in a bag.
There were multiple areas of joint space narrowing with osteophyte formation; these were most notable at the left third DIP joint and the right second PIP interphalangeal joint.
Palpation of the A1 pulley and joint play of the distal interphalangeal joint reproduced/exacerbated the reported pain.
Interphalangeal joint and tendon forces: Normal model and biomechanical consequences of surgical reconstruction.
The interphalangeal joint is flexed 45[degrees] and may be pinned in that position for 2 to 3 weeks.
The radiographs also revealed a mild subluxation of the first and second cuneiform and evidence of interphalangeal joint space degeneration and cuboidal spurs.