interphalangeal


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interphalangeal

(ˌɪntəfəˈlændʒɪəl)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy situated or existing between two phalanges
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Abbreviations: Ab/Ad = abduction/adduction, D-H = Denavit-Hartenberg, DIP = distal interphalangeal, DOF = degree of freedom, F/E = flexion/extension, ICC = intraclass correlation coefficient, IP = interphalangeal, MCP = metacarpophalangeal, OLE = optical linear encoder, PCB = printed circuit board, PIP = proximal interphalangeal, SD = standard deviation, SPI = serial peripheral interface, TM = trapeziometacarpal, USB = Universal Serial Bus.
In many cases of ulnar nerve palsies, the loss of primary thumb MCP flexion will lead to interphalangeal (IP) joint hyperflexion (Froment's sign), sometimes combined with MCP hyperextension (Z-thumb).
(15) For isolated lesions of metatarsophalangeal or interphalangeal joints of the first toe, limited bone and joint resection may be sufficient.
The phalangeal epiphyses and metaphyses were enlarged and osteoarthritic changes were present in the interphalangeal joints (Figure 3).
In September 2012, a 21-year-old man was admitted to the emergency department of our hospital with complaints of high fever, cough, sore throat, chest pain, polyarthralgia and polyarthritis involving the wrists, knees, ankles, and proximal interphalangeal joints, and progressive weight loss of 6 kg in 2 months.
Hyperkeratotic plaques mimicking knuckle pads were seen on the proximal interphalangeal joints.
She presented data on 56 consecutive hand OA patients who underwent baseline and 2.3-year follow-up radiographic and ultrasound (US) assessment of all first carpometacarpal, distal interphalangeal, proximal interphalangeal, metacarpophalangeal, and first interphalangeal joints.
Examination reveals redness and increased skin temperature on the radial palmar side of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint of the index finger.
For example, swelling of the metacarpophalangeal joint had an odds ratio of 1.5, as did swelling of the proximal interphalangeal joint and the wrist.

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