The center phalanges (hand), also called the intermediate phalanges, are bones positioned within the fingers. Every intermediate phalanx connects to a proximal and distal phalanx. Every proximal phalanx is jointed to the metacarpal bone positioned within the palm, whereas every distal phalanx serves because the tip of a finger, in addition to the house of the fingernail. This center phalanx has two joints, and permits the finger to bend in two locations. The intermediate phalanges are distinctive to fingers. The thumb doesn’t possess such a bone, because it solely consists of a proximal and distal phalanx.