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Merrill Chpt 4

Upper Limb Articulations

Interphalangeal (IP) joints- articulations between? Phalanges
Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints-articulations between? Heads of the metacarpals and the proximal phalanges
Carpometacarpal (CMC) joints- articulations between? Bases of the metacarpals and the carpal bones
Interphalangeal (IP) joints are identified by? Location & digital number.
Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints are identified by? Number (first,second,third)
Intercarpal joints- articulations between? Carpal bones
Radiocarpal joint- articulation between? Carpals and distal radius
The articulation between the middle and distal phalanges on the second digit is named: A. Second MCP joint B. Second IP joint C. DIP joint of the second digit D. PIP joint of the second digit C. DIP joint of the second digit
Which carpal bone is in the proximal row between the scaphoid and triquetrum? A. Trapezium B. Trapezoid C. Capitate D. Lunate D. Lunate
Which of the following types of upper limb joints are formed in part by the bases of the metacarpals? A. Interphalangeal B. Carpometacarpal C. Metacarpophalangeal B. Carometacarpal
From the following list, what are the 3 articulations that form the complete elbow joint. A. Radiocarpal B. Humeroulnar C. Humeroradial D. Scapulohumeral E. Distal radioulnar F. Proximal radioulnar B. Humeroulnar C. Humeroradial F. Promimal Radioulnar
With which of the following structures of the distal humerus does the trochlear notch articulate with? A. Trochlea B. Capitulum C. Lateral epicondyle A. Trochlea
With which of the following structures of the distal humerus does the radial head articulate? A. Trochlea B. Capitulum C. Lateral epicondyle D. Medial epicondyle B. Capitulum
Write the name of each articulation of the humerus Humeroulnar, humeroradial, & scapulohumeral
T/F: Interphalangeal joints are freely moveable, & Ellipsoidal type False: Hinge type joint
T/F: MCP joints hinge type False: Ellipsoidal type joint
1st CMC joint is what type of joint? Saddle
All hand/wrist joints are classified as? Synovial and diarthrotic
2nd - 4th CMC joints are what type of joints? Gliding
Intercarpal joints are what type of joints? Gliding
Radiocarpal joint is what type of joint? Ellipsoidal
Created by: swisscheese



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