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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Hand deformities due to nerve damage are the most common disability in leprosy.
6) However, its relationship with disease activity, hand-specific self-report questionnaires, and hand deformities in RA patients has not been studied in detail.
There he encounters 13-year-old children who work 14- to 18-hour days; people in their 20s who have permanent hand deformities from executing the same repetitive motion day after day; and reports of daily suicides at the factory that are ultimately suppressed in the Chinese press (and ultimately forgotten by the American press).
The thumb is often the first place where hand deformities occur, where lateral subluxation of the IP joint is frequent.