hallux varus


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Related to hallux varus: hallux valgus, hallux rigidus

hallux

 [hal´uks] (pl. hal´luces) (L.)
the great toe.
hallux doloro´sus a painful disease of the great toe, usually associated with flatfoot.
hallux flex´us hallux rigidus.
hallux mal´leus hammer toe affecting the great toe.
hallux ri´gidus painful flexion deformity of the great toe with limitation of motion at the metatarsophalangeal joint.
hallux val´gus angulation of the great toe toward the other toes of the foot.
hallux va´rus angulation of the great toe away from the other toes of the foot.

hal·lux va'·rus

deviation of the distal portion of the great toe at the metatarsophalangeal joint to the inner side of the foot away from the second toe.

hallux varus

a deformity in which the great toe is angled away from the other toes. Compare hallux valgus.

hal·lux va·rus

(hal'ŭks vā'rŭs)
Deviation of the main axis of the great toe to the inner side of the foot away from its neighbor.

hallux varus

transverse-plane first-ray deformity in which the hallux tip and first metatarsal head are both deviated towards the body midline