Finger FAQs:


Q: Is a finger a limb of the human body and a type of digit?

A: Yes, and an organ of manipulation and sensation found in the hands of humans and other primates.

Q: Is a finger the fleshy mass on the palmar aspect of the extremity of the finger?

A: Yes.

Q: Are fingers commonly used as sensory probes to ascertain properties of objects encountered in the world?

A: Yes, and so they are prone to injury.

Q: Are fingers commonly affected by diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and gout?

A: Yes.