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palmar surfaces of fingers

 

Definition: the flat of the fingers; the flexor or anterior surface of the fingers bearing sensitive pads covered with skin bearing dermal ridges (producing fingerprints).

Synonym(s): facies palmares digitorumTA, facies digitalis palmaris, facies digitalis ventralis, ventral surface of digit

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