- See: - Phalangeal Injury - Pediatric Mallet Finger - Mallet Frx - Anatomy: - extensor mechanism of digits; - terminal extensor tendon is comprised of the convergence of lateral bands, and more proximally by terminal fibers of the oblique retinacular ... - read more
Mallet Fracture. The term mallet finger has long been used to describe the deformity produced by disruption of the terminal extensor mechanism at the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint (see image below). - read more
Please vote if the answer you were given helped you or not, thats the best way to improve our algorithm. You can also submit an answer or check other resources.