Hand Bones: Posterior

Quiz yourself with the picture below. Scroll down for the answer key. There’s a video at the bottom if you want to watch it first.

posterior-hand

Key:

  1. Distal interphalangeal joint (DIP)
  2. Proximal interphalangeal joint (PIP)
  3. Metacarpophalangeal joint (MCP)
  4. Trapezoid
  5. Trapezium
  6. Capitate
  7. Scaphoid
  8. Distal phalanx
  9. Middle phalanx
  10. Proximal phalanx
  11. Head of Metacarpal #5
  12. Body of Metacarpal #5
  13. Base of Metacarpal #5
  14. Hamate
  15. Triquetrum
  16. Lunate

Video: