metatarsal


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metatarsal

 [met″ah-tahr´sal]
1. pertaining to the metatarsus.
2. a bone of the metatarsus.

met·a·tar·sal

(met'ă-tar'săl),
1. Relating to the metatarsus or to one of the metatarsal bones.
2. Any one of the metatarsal bones.

metatarsal

(mĕt′ə-tär′səl)
adj.
Of or relating to the metatarsus.
n.
Any of the bones of the metatarsus.

met′a·tar′sal·ly adv.

metatarsal

Anatomy
noun Any of the five long cylindrical bones extending from the heel to the toes.
 
Medspeak
adjective Referring to the metatarsus.

met·a·tar·sal

(met'ă-tahr'săl)
Relating to the metatarsus or to one of the metatarsal bones.

metatarsal

One of the five long bones of the foot lying beyond the TARSAL bones and articulating with the bones of the toes (PHALANGES).

metatarsal

any bone of the METATARSUS.
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The neck is a common site for distal metatarsal osteotomies such as Mitchell and Chevron's osteotomies (Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists 2006).
The osteotomized bones were then transfixed longitudinally by Kirschner wires from the distal phalanx to the metatarsal base.
While the usual attachment is by a strong band to the base of the first metatarsal, there is usually an additional slip to the medial cuneiform.
Last year, Neymar was out for 11 weeks after suffering a metatarsal injury on the same right foot, missing PSG's Champions League last-16 exit to holders Real Madrid.
1) To develop a 3D model of the second metatarsal using finite element analysis techniques, allowing estimates of axial and bending strain during running.
"It (the metatarsal) is an old injury but this is nothing special.
A metatarsal injury like yours (aka the "dancer's fracture") typically needs six to eight weeks to heal in a short boot that's removable at night.
Neymar was released on Sunday after undergoing an operation on Saturday morning to repair a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone in his right foot.
Paris [France] Feb 27 ( ANI ): Brazilian superstar Neymar has a twisted right ankle and a hairline fracture on the fifth metatarsal bone, Paris Saint-Germain confirmed on Tuesday through an official statement about the world's most expensive player.
The Galvanizer provides top-of-the-foot comfort and protection with Cushguard, an internal metatarsal guard.
Entre las imagenes radiograficas indicadas ante una sospecha de fractura metatarsal, se encuentran tres proyecciones: lateral, anteroposterior, y una oblicua de 45 [grados] (23).