interphalangeal joint


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Noun1.interphalangeal joint - any of the joints between the phalanges of the fingers or toes
ginglymoid joint, ginglymus, hinge joint - a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow extensive movement in one plane
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Digit IV (the smaller, outer toe) consists of 5 phalanges and 4 interphalangeal joints.
5,6] Previous studies have demonstrated that people with hypermobile joints have an altered proprioception, which is mostly evident in knee joints and proximal interphalangeal joints.
15) For isolated lesions of metatarsophalangeal or interphalangeal joints of the first toe, limited bone and joint resection may be sufficient.
Husain SN, Dietz JF, Kalainov DM, Lautenschlager EP A biomechanical study of distal interphalangeal joint subluxation after mallet fracture injury.
In the hand, they typically occur adjacent to the distal interphalangeal joint of the index or long finger.
In the present patient enthesitis was an important pathology that explained the pencil-in-cup' deformity in multiple metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joints due to bone erosion and bony fusion2 and her flexor tenosynovitis and toes valgus.
On exam, he had mild tenderness of metacarpal phalangeal and proximal interphalangeal joint pain bilaterally but no swelling or synovial thickening was appreciated.
The proximal interphalangeal joint of the left middle finger was fixed in 90[degrees] flexion.
Finger goniometry results for joint movement range were 080 degrees in 4th metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint in the first case, 0-60 degrees in left 3rd MCP joint in second case and 040 degrees in left 4th MCP joint, 0-80 degrees in proximal interphalangeal joint, 0^10 degrees in 5th MCP joint and 0-90 in proximal interphalangeal joint on third case.
A technique employed for years to treat flexural limb deformities of the distal interphalangeal joint as well as laminitis is the radical section of the deep digital flexor tendon (DDFT) (FACKELMAN et al.
Patient could move the fingers but some restriction of movement was noted at the distal interphalangeal joint of the left index finger.