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Is the shoulder distal to the elbow?

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Nope -- it's proximal.
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Is the hand located proximal or distal to the elbow?

The hand is distal, because your hand is drawing away from  your body. Proximal means closer to the body.   Example: The elbow is distal to the chest. The elbow is proxim

What is more distal the wrist or shoulder?

Distal is away from the center of body trunk or point of attachment. The wrist is farther away from center of body trunk. Proximal is closest to the body central axis or point

Is the hand distal to the elbow?

Both the hand and forearm are distal to the elbow, while the upper arm and shoulder are proximal to the elbow.

The shoulder is distal to the hand?

Distal means closer to the bodies trunk. So no the hand is distal to the shoulder the shoulder is proximal to the hand.
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