Fourth metacarpal bone
|Bone: Fourth metacarpal bone|
|The fourth metacarpal. (Left.)|
|Bones of the left hand. Dorsal surface.|
|Latin||ossa metacarpalia IV|
|Gray's||subject #55 228|
The fourth metacarpal bone (metacarpal bone of the ring finger) is shorter and smaller than the third.
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