Palm layer 1


The hand is a useful apparatus in man for prehensile and brachiating activities. The palm is the fleshy part of the hand placed ventrally. Layer 1 of the palm skin is divided into the following parts- thenar eminence, hypothenar eminence, midpalmar area and the pulps of the fingers. On the skin of the palm we have the following creases- transverse, proximal digital, middle digital and distal digital creases. We also have hypothenar eminence, thenar eminence and pulp of fingers

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