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the part of the hand between the carpus and phalanges

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It is probable that the skeletal development in distal elements of quail wing happens around the end of the first week with special mention of development in metacarpus, and digits area.
Collection of long bones occurred during 2000-2003; hunters donated an entire metacarpus or metatarsus from harvested deer.
Armand observed Eginard's finger, cut off at the metacarpus.
Best Experimental Film - Metacarpus, directed and produced by Nicole Triche, University of North Carolina - Greensboro
Fresh bovine bones such as femur, tibia, humerus, radius/ ulna (fore arm), metacarpus, metatarsus, scapula, skull, pelvis, rib and backbone were collected from slaughterhouse for present investigations.
Now I know the metacarpus is part of the hand so a metatarsal bone must be in the foot," he said correctly.
There were no significant differences in parameters of metacarpus and sternum ossification between groups.
Laverty fractured the third metacarpus on his left hand after crashing his Aprilia RSV4 and as a result has been unable to ride since.