Interossei muscles of the hand

Last revised by Dr Daniel J Bell on 24 Aug 2021

The interosseous (or interossei) muscles of the hand are a group of intrinsic hand muscles that lie near the metacarpals.

There are two sets:

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: dorsal interossei (Gray's illustrations)
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  • Figure 2: palmar interossei (Gray's illustrations)
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