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Synonyms for toe

the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

forepart of a hoof

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(golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft

walk so that the toes assume an indicated position or direction

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drive obliquely

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hit (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

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drive (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

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touch with the toe

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Malformations of the feet include hammer toe and Charcot Marie Tooth disease, a hereditary neuropathy that manifests as a rocker bottom foot; these lead to increased forefoot pressure and ulceration (O'Loughlin et al.
4 However, patient satisfaction research suggests that as many as 46% of hammer toe patients are unsatisfied with the outcome of their surgery using existing methods and technologies.
In young dancers, a hammer toe comes from loosening of the joint at the toe's base.
Hammer toe is strongly associated with having a 2nd toe longer than the big toe.
EXPERT VIEW JACQUELINE says: "A hammer toe is a deformity of the second, third and fourth toes.
Extension contracture at the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint with flexion contracture at the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint is commonly referred to as a hammer toe while hyperextension of the MTP and flexion of the PIP and distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint is termed a claw toe.
Not only are there different surgical options, but surgery is certainly not the only approach for treating a Hammer toe.
Typical deformities include mallet toe, hammer toe, claw toe, curly toe, and crossover toe.
AYOU are probably describing a hammer toe and it is best to wait until he is five before treating it.
As the deformity progresses lateral deviation of the hallux begins to interfere with the normal alignment of lesser toes causing hammer toe or claw deformities.
This results in the toes being bent at the joint nearest the foot, and causes hammer toe as well as pain and stiffness.
I immediately Googled CMT and found I had all the classical symptoms - my legs are shaped like an upside down champagne bottle, I've got hammer toes and high arched feet, swan neck fingers (which means they're bending inwards) and I've got hip dysplasia, which is directly linked to CMT.
UNDER the Indian Motor Vehicles Act 1914, an inspector in Andhra Pradesh must have well- brushed teeth, and will be disqualified if he has a pigeon chest, knock knees, flatfeet and hammer toes.