great toe


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great toe

(grāt tō)
The first digit of the foot.
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The arterial supply of the sesamoid bones of the hallux: The course and source of the nutrient arteries as an anatomical basis for surgical approaches to the great toe.
In contrast, the foot platform presented in this article was designed to measure isometric F/T data from the foot and the great toe in natural start postures.
In a study comparing 191 OP termiticide applicators (mean age, 39 years) with 106 unexposed friends (mean age, 38 years) and 83 unexposed workers (mean age, 43 years), no difference was observed between applicators and either comparison group on NPx outcomes or measures of great toe vibrotactile threshold (Steenland et al.
A 62-year-old male was admitted for investigations following a 6-week history of increasing shortness of breath, weight loss, and swellings of the right great toe and right elbow.
If you push down on the great toes of your patients during attempted resistance, they should be able to hold their toes up against your finger strength," Dr.
Following the 5 min rest, initial blood samples were drawn from the fingertip of the subjects' non-dominant hand and the great toe on the ipsilateral side.
A small ulcer is noted on his right medial great toe.
PLMD movements are repetitive, stereotyped motions of the foot and leg, and manifest as a repetitive partial flexion of the joints of the great toe, ankle, knee, and occasionally hip.
This was successfully amputated, by one of the authors in this edition of CME, who was also instrumental in sending him to the correct people to deal with the chronic ulcer he had on his great toe on the opposite foot, so avoiding another, and more serious, amputation.
The tip of the spoon handle makes great toe tracks.
The skin temperature probe was applied to the skin below the same great toe on the medial plantar surface.
The Babinski reflex presents when the great toe flexes toward the top of the foot and the other toes fan out after the sole of the foot has been firmly stroked.