Collateral ligament of interphalangeal joints of hand

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Collateral ligament of interphalangeal joints of hand
Details
Fromphalanx
Tophalanx
Identifiers
Latinligamenta collateralia articulationum digitorum manus
Anatomical terminology

On each side of the interphalangeal joints of the fingers are diagonally placed fibrous bands. The proximal ends of the bands are near the dorsal phalanges of the hand and the distal ends of the bands are near the palmar margins of the digits.