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dorsal digital nerves of hand


Definition: terminal branches of the radial and ulnar nerves in the hand, supplying the skin of the dorsal surface of the proximal and middle phalanges of the fingers.

See: dorsal digital nerves of ulnar nerve

Synonym(s): nervi digitales dorsales manusTA, dorsal digital nerves

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