GSSE Spot test!
Who’s confident with their digital anatomy? This is a follow-on post from last week’s spot test on the anatomy of the hand. For all future ortho and plastic trainees this is essential anatomy. A good set of loupes, confidence with your microsurgery and a fastidious technique is paramount.
Question: With regards to the structure labeled B.
1. Name the structure.
2. Describe its origin.
3. Describe its insertion.
4. Describe its innervation.
And for those with a keen interest in hand surgery:
5. Name the flexor zone identified.
6. Name the term coined by Bunnell to describe an injury to this region.
7. Name a commonly used technique to repair a complete laceration of this structure.