Gilpin's study included 12 patients with three or more fixed-flexion contractures of 20% or greater in the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) and/ or metacarpophalangeal (MP) joints on the same hand.
What does IP stand for?
IP stands for Interphalangeal
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- International Partner
- International Pharmacopoeia
- International President
- International Priority (commerical carriage modality; FedEx)
- International Protection (CENELEC)
- International Provisioning (Sprint)
- Internet Protocol
- Internet Provider
- Internetworking Protocol (DEC)
- Interpositive (photography)
- Interrupt Priority Register (Intel 8051 Microcontroller register)
- Interrupt Process (TELNET Protocol)
- Intersection Point
- Interstitial Pneumonia
- Intestinal Permeability
- Intoxicated Person (law enforcement)
- Intraperitoneal (area within peritoneal cavity containing abdominal organs)
- Investment Portfolio
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Small joints" were the metacarpophalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal joints, second through fifth metatarsophalangeal joints, thumb interphalangeal joints, and wrists.
As he continued to compete, he began to note the onset of flexion and a valgus deformity of the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joints.
Alignment deformity of the distal interphalangeal joints of the 2nd and 3rd fingers was also observed (Fig.
Vary the contact (use your thumbs sometimes, knuckles and elbows at other times) and avoid flexion and extension, especially of metacarpophalangeal joints or interphalangeal joints when applying pressure (see 6.
Each arch is composed of a metacarpal and its phalanges, linked by the metacarpophalangeal (MCP), proximal interphalangeal (PIP), and distal interphalangeal (DIP) joints.