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Hammer finger

Hammer finger --> baseball finger

An avulsion, partial or complete, of the long finger extensor from the base of the distal phalanx.

Synonym: drop finger, hammer finger, mallet finger.


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Sonic reflexes

... do that!) Turn on the heat source to the maximum intensity. Put one finger on it and measure how long you can keep it without letting a sound ... This could be repeated with any kind of stimulus (you can test with a hammer on your remaining fingers...) Good luck.

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by canalon
Mon Sep 25, 2006 11:47 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sonic reflexes
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