Intrinsic muscles of the hand

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

The intrinsic muscles of the hand (also known as the small (or short) muscles of the hand) is a term used to refer to those muscles of the hand that structurally are wholly within the hand:

See also

Anatomy: Upper limb
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rID: 66813
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Short muscles of the hand
  • Intrinsic muscles of the hand
  • Intrinsic muscle of the hand
  • Intrinsic muscles of the hands
  • Small muscle of the hands
  • Small muscle of the hand
  • Small muscles of the hands
  • Small muscles of the hand

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