Chevron Osteotomy

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A procedure in which a 'V' shaped osteotomy of the distal metatarsal is created, which allows the first metatarsal head to be shifted laterally, correcting the abnormal shape from long standing valgus drift
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The chevron procedure was performed on the surgical group by experi- enced orthopedic surgeons.
The surgery group received the chevron procedure. Following the surgery, the patients used an abduction toe-hold splint for 6 weeks.