prehallux


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prehallux

 [pre-hal´uks]
a supernumerary bone of the foot growing from the medial border of the scaphoid.

pre·hal·lux

(prē-hal'ŭks),
A supernumerary digit, usually only partial, attached to the medial border of the great toe.
[pre- + Mod. L. hallux, great toe]

prehallux

(prē-hăl′ŭks) [″ + hallux, the great toe]
A supernumerary bone, accessory naviculare pedis, or sometimes a prolongation inward of it on the foot.
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Formula pedial 2-2-3-4-3, prepollex con un elemento, prehallux con dos elementos planos.
One symmetrical pattern is an extra element, possibly a prehallux (pr, table 3), on the distal end of the preaxial side.