palmar interossei

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Three muscles with origins on the second, fourth, and fifth intercarpals, and insertions on the base of the proximal phalanx of digits 2, 4, and 5. The primary action of the palmar interossei are abduction and flexion of the metacarpophalangeal joints of digits 2, 4, and 5.

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