Tuberosity of distal phalanx - Tuberositas phalangis distalis

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Tuberosity of distal phalanx is on the plantar surface of the distal extremity, for the attachment of tactile pads.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Appendicular skeleton > Bones of lower limb > Free part of lower limb > Bones of foot > Phalanges > Distal phalanx > Tuberosity of distal phalanx

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