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Synonyms for hallux

the first largest innermost toe

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Various types of surgery are available today to treat hallux rigidus.
Surgical management of severe hallux rigidus is controversial.
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Disorders Clinical Practice Guideline (including hallux valgus, hallux rigidus, and sesamoid disorders).
Hallux rigidus is a fairly common problem among runners and other athletes.
According to Schwartz, "People can develop chronic conditions like corns on the tops of and in between toes, hammertoes, calluses, ingrown toenails, hallux limitus (pain in the big toe) and hallux rigidus (a rigid big toe).
5) Painful, stiff big toe joints, or hallux rigidus, may require fusion of the big toe joint.
Treatment of Advanced Stages of Hallux Rigidus with Cheilectomy and Phalangeal Osteotomy
Treatment of the Stiff Big Toe (Hallux Rigidus) The most common form of osteoarthritis affecting the foot is called hallux rigidus, a degenerative arthritis of the base of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP, also known as the "big toe") joint.