Cleft foot | definition of cleft foot by Medical dictionary
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A deep congenital cleft between the 3rd and 4th digits of the hands or feet, due to an absent central digital ‘ray’; the lobster claw deformity is more common in the foot, and is often accompanied by syndactyly; it classically occurs in ectodermal dysplasia—EEC syndrome—ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia, and cleft palate, and is associated with organ defects
an abnormal condition in which the division between third and fourth toes extends into the metatarsus of the foot.
A condition in which a cleft extends between the digits to the metatarsal region, usually due to a missing digit and metatarsal. Synonym: split foot