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

Synonyms: phalanx of hind digit pedal phalanx digitus pedis phalanx phalanx of pes foot phalanx toe phalanx phalanx of toe phalanx of digit of foot phalanx of digitus pedis foot digit phalanx phalanx of foot digit

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Term information



plural term
phalanges of hind digit [ AAO:0000930 ]

external definition

Dumb-bell shaped bones of endochondral origin with cartilaginous epiphyses that make the five digits of the pes. The terminal phalanges are much smaller than the proximal and penultimate phalanges. The typical phalangeal formula of the pes, in a medial to lateral sequence, is 2(1)-2-3-4(3)-3(2).[AAO]

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has broad synonym

digital bone of pes

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phalanges of hind digit
bone of toe