What is the medical term meaning absence of a finger or toenail?
Anonychia is the absence of a nail.
Anonychotic means pertaining to the absence of a fingernail or toenail, since anonychia means the absence of a fingernail or toenail. Anonychia
Adactyly is the medical term meaning absence of a finger or toe.
Fractured finger is fractured phalanx.
Finger joints are interphalangeal joints.
Dactylitis is inflammation of a finger or toe.
Finger abduction is the medical term meaning spreading the fingers apart.
A digital laceration is a cut of the finger or toe.
Techinically "digits", but finger is the commonest term used. The finger (and toe) bones are called "phalanges".
A finger or toe bone is a phalanx (plural phalanges).
Phalangeal means pertaining to a finger or toe bone.
Digitus secondus manus.
Phalangeal apex (plural apices)
The short answer is yes.
Phalangeal fractures or fractured Phalanges is the term for multiple broken finger bones. Finger bones are phalanges. Phalangeal fracture
In medical terms it would be furthest away from the centre/main part. i.e. the distal part of the finger would be the end of the finger.
Swellling is edema. When a body part is swollen it's described as edematous. Dactylitis is a more specific term meaning sausage-like swelling of a finger (or toe).
A finger or toe bone is a phalanx (plural phalanges).
Amputation/Amputate digital amputation Phalangectomy
You could call it the fifth finger, fifth digit, or digiti minimi.
Phalangeal fracture or fractured phalanx is a broken toe (or finger).
The metacarpophalyngeal joint, sometimes abbreviated MCP, is the medical term for the joint between the hand and each finger.
Ocular is the medical term meaning pertaining to vision. For instance, the extraocular movements (abbreviated EOMs) are the muscle movements that the examiner checks when they ask you to follow their finger while you keep your head still.
The area between the thumb and index finger (digitus secundus manus, pointer finger, or forefinger), is called the thenar space. The skin is called webbing.
In medical terminology, the thumb is called a "pollex" from the Latin pollere, which means to be strong. It can also be called the digitus (manus) primus [I] or "first finger". its called the "pollex" or "1st finger" Its latin name and the name used in anatomy (when we can be bothered to be accurate) is pollucis (pol-oosh-is)
The "pinky" finger is the fifth digit. 5th phalange with three parts proximal medial and distal 5th Digit The "pinky" finger is the fifth digit. 5th phalange with three parts proximal medial and distal 5th Digit
A subungual hematoma is blood trapped under a nail. By the next day, it has the characteristic black or very dark blue appearance. It's the familiar "black nail" after whacking your finger with a hammer, for instance. Getting attention within hours of the accident can reduce pain and swelling; after the blood clots, however, the affected person just needs to wait until the swelling goes down naturally.
Evidence that a toenail is actually infected is if the toe has swelling or redness & if there is pus underneath the toenail. If the toenail is infected, you can 1). with the the blade of a finger nail clipper CAREFULLY go under the nail and try pulling it from the skin, 2). soak your foot in a pan of epsom salt mixed with hot water for about 20-30 minutes. If neither work, or if… Read More
The area between the thumb and index finger (digitus secundus manus, pointer finger, or forefinger), is called the thenar space. The skin is called webbing. In other sources it is called thumb webbing. The muscles at the base of the thumb form the thenar eminence.
The finger is distal to the hand.
Paronychia is the term for an infected nail on a finger.
The medical name for the middle finger is Digitus Me'dius. The middle finger is generally the longest finger that a person has and aids the thumb in finger snapping.
it should be the same as with the finger nail form your hand but if it hurts try it under a warm or hot water for about 30 minutes or so.
A DRE (digital rectal examination) or a per rectum examination, both involving the finger. You can also use a proctoscope or a flexi/rigid sigmoidoscope.
meaning? they make simple actions more easier to perform
"Your penis is the size of my little finger"
Generally, for a broken finger, if you go to the doctor, they rinse the finger(s) in cold water. Usually, a medical splint or medical tape is used to bandage and rap the finger. But since you can do all this from home, just ask your parents, if the finger's not too bad, then you don't need to go to the hospital. Go to your local drugstore and buy a splint and some medical tape. But… Read More
It refers to a finger or toe
Nope. Your fingernails are made of the same substance that your hair is made from. Its something called keratin. Horses hooves are also made of keratin, as are the claws on animals. =)
A cow's hooves, though thicker, tougher and stronger than a human's finger- or toenails, are made of the same sort of "material" that makes toenaisl: keratin.
FSBS is finger stick blood sugar. finger stick blood sugar
Interdigital a kajina The fold of skin in the gap is called a web. Other than that, the gap between two fingers is called just that, or called finger spacing.
it means they are swearing at whoever the flat side of the finger is pointed at , the end of the finger being point upward
Finger bones are called phalanges. (fal ANN gees). One toe is a phalanx.
The web between the thumb and index finger is the thumb web.
There are various names for the human small finger in medical terminology and common speech, such as: * Fifth digit of the hand * Fifth finger * Little finger * Small finger * Pinky * Pinky finger * Fifth phalange of the hand * Fifth phalanx