bunion

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a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe

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The system includes two low-profile plates and a self-cinching suture construct, which corrects Hallux Valgus by reducing the intramedullary angle between the first and second metatarsal bones.
Hallux valgus and lesser toe deformity, two of the most common structural foot disorders that affect up to half of older adults in the US and Europe, were found to be highly heritable depending on age and sex.
Perisciatic infusion of ropivacaine and analgesia after hallux valgus repair.
In patients with hallux valgus deformity, are conservative interventions effective for decreasing pain and deformity?
Some of the problems women can face from wearing them include a condition known as hallux valgus, which means that a portion of their big toe is turned out.
Padometrijos duomenys naudoti tiriant kojas del reumatoidinio artrito, hallux valgus, metatarsalgia ir ca-vovarus deformaciju (Holmes et al.
Hallux valgus (HV) is a valgus angulation of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint of the great toe.
There's a newfound commitment among orthopedists to avoid surgery in the treatment of hallux valgus, but their campaign to promote prevention and practical footwear is often no match for a pair of knock-em'-dead Jimmy Choos.
Technically known as hallux valgus and personally known to as many as 50% of American women and somewhat fewer men, a bunion is an enlargement of the metatar-sophalangeal joint or big toe joint.
The Acumed Ratcheting Compression Plating System is intended to be used for fixation such as LisFranc arthrodesis, mono or bi-cortical osteotomies in the forefoot, first metatarsophalangeal arthrodesis, Akin osteotomy, midfoot and hindfoot arthrodeses or osteotomies, fixation of osteotomies for hallux valgus treatment (Scarf and Chevron), and arthrodesis of the metatarsocuneiform joint to reposition and stabilize metatarsus primus varus.