Hand Anatomy

Use the diagrams below to better understand your diagnosis or to help describe your condition to your health care professional.

Surface Anatomy(Palmar Surface)

Diagram of hand surface

Bones & Joints

Diagram of hand bones and joints

Fingertip Anatomy

Diagram of fingertips

Motion Terminology Your Surgeon May Use

Diagram of hand movements

Diagram of hand movement terminology


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Essentials of Hand Surgery



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