rigidus


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rigidus

[rij′idəs]
Etymology: L, stiff
a deformity characterized by limited motion, especially dorsiflexion of the great toe. This condition causes pain and may ultimately produce degenerative changes of the involved joints.
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Larvicidal and pupicidal activities of Plectranthus glandulosus and Callistemon rigidus leaf essential oils against three mosquito species.
Studies on a serious outbreak of Aspidiotus destructor rigidus in the coconut-palms of Sangi (North Celebes).
Surgery for the management of hallux rigidus aims to relieve pain and improve function.
Hallux rigidus is caused by direct injury, hyperextension injury (turf toe), varus/valgus stress, and leads to or is associated with degenerative changes.
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Cuius stilus ideo varius, incompositus, rigidus, quod auctori greco minor fuerit nostri sermonis familiaritas.
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.
Hallus rigidus (pain between the big and the first toe) is down to bad running shoes.
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).
Callistemon rigidus is a stiff and upright shrub characterized by red flower spikes that are shaped like bottle brushes.
According to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, for those with this common degenerative disorder-known as hallux limitus in its earlier stages and hallux rigidus later on-everyday motion such as walking, stooping, and climbing stairs can be a struggle.