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Unformatted text preview: Muscles of the Hand Joints Carpal joints (gliding) Metacarpophalangeal joints (ellipsoid) Interphalangeal joints (hinge) Superficial Intrinsic MM
Thenar mm Adductor Pollicis Flexor Pollicis Brevis Abductor Pollicis brevis Superficial Intrinsic MM
Hypothenar mm Flexor digiti minimi brevis Abductor digiti minimi Superficial Intrinsic MM
Short mm Lumbricals (flex metacarpophalangeal joints, extend proximal interphalangeal joints) Deep Intrinsic mm
Hypothenar Opponens digiti minimi Thenar Opponens pollicis Deep Intrinisic mm
Interosseous mm Dorsal = abduction Palmar = adduction Arthritis Arthritis Osteoarthritis Rheumatoid ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2009 for the course BIOL 240 taught by Professor Mcleod during the Spring '08 term at Kansas.
- Spring '08