Muscles of the hand – Metacarpal muscles (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub

Muscles of the hand – Metacarpal muscles (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub

Hello everyone! This is Joao from Kenhub.
Welcome to another tutorial where, this time, I’m going to be talking about the metacarpal
muscles. Before I tell you what a metacarpal muscle
is, I want to show you something: this image here of the palmar view of your hand if we
were to strip all tissues except muscle, ligaments, and bone. Now, we’re left here with some of
the muscles that we already talked about, some of the groups that we already covered
here at Kenhub, but the other groups that… or the other group that I’m going to be talking
about on this tutorial specifically. I’m going to be talking about intrinsic muscles
of the hand. Now, “intrinsic muscles of the hand” means that these muscles have their
attachment points within the bones of the hand. So within these bones right here that
are covered in ligaments, the carpal bones, the metacarpals right about here, and then
the bones of your finger, the phalanges. Now, you can see also two groups of muscles…
Hey guys, as you can see, this video is a preview which is reserved to Kenhub premium
members. Why not become one today? As a premium member, you’ll get access to this video as
well as other videos, quizzes, articles, and our atlas of human anatomy—everything you
need to learn anatomy in the most fun and efficient way. Join us and let’s continue
learning together!

One Reply to “Muscles of the hand – Metacarpal muscles (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub”

  1. Hi everyone! Hope you enjoyed watching our Preview video on the muscles of the hand! Please let us know what you would like us to cover on the next videos. Are you ready to build your knowledge? Dive deeper into thand anatomy in this article:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *