A phalanx that is part of a forelimb autopod[Automatically generated definition]. [ https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phalanges_of_the_hand ]

Synonyms: phalanx of digitus manus phalanx of finger phalanx of fore digit phalanx of hand digitus manus phalanx finger phalanx hand phalanx hand digit phalanx phalanx of digit of hand phalanx of manual digit manual phalanx phalanx of hand digit

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Term information



plural term
phalanges of fore digit [ AAO:0000947 ]

external definition

Dumb-bell shaped bones of endochondral origin with cartilaginous epiphyses that make the four digits of the manus. The terminal phalanges are much smaller than the proximal and penultimate phalanges. The typical phalangeal formula of the manus, in a medial to lateral sequence, is 2-2-3-3.[AAO]

has narrow synonym

digital bone of manus

has related synonym

phalanges of fore digit
bone of finger