metatarsophalangeal


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metatarsophalangeal

 [met″ah-tahr″so-fah-lan´je-al]
pertaining to the metatarsus and the phalanges of the toes.
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met·a·tar·so·pha·lan·ge·al

(met'ă-tar'sō-fă-lan'jē-ăl),
Relating to the metatarsal bones and the phalanges; denoting the articulations between them.
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metatarsophalangeal

adjective Referring to the metatarsus and phalanges of the foot.
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met·a·tar·so·pha·lan·ge·al

(MTP) (met'ă-tahr'sō-fă-lan'jē-ăl)
Relating to the metatarsal bones and the phalanges; denoting the articulations between them.
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A diabetic 56-year-old male patient weighing 162 kilograms was admitted to our clinic with a foot ulcer on the underlying callus plantar to the metatarsophalangeal joint of the fifth toe that had been present for a few months.
Milankov M, Miljkovic N, Popovic N.Concomitant plantar tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) and metatarsophalangeal joint dislocations.
Primary OA affects the knee, hip, hand, the first metatarsophalangeal joint of the foot and the lumbar and cervical spine (Fig.
1) demonstrates characteristic first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint involvement on the right with eccentric, dense soft-tissue swelling and para-articular punched-out erosions with overhanging margins.
Food and Drug Administration, expects its Mini-Rail system to be used in procedures such as fusion of the first metatarsophalangeal joint; subtalar fusion, intended for patients with end-stage arthritis of the subtalar joint; and the management of a Jones fracture (a fracture of the fifth metatarsal of the foot).
The toes were amputated at the metatarsophalangeal joints in 6 children and at the interphalangeal joint in 1 child.
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Disorders Clinical Practice Guideline (including hallux valgus, hallux rigidus, and sesamoid disorders).
Tajima, "Reconstruction of a congenital hypoplastic thumb with use of a free vascularized metatarsophalangeal joint," The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, vol.
The best diagnostic rule (Netherlands rule) comprised the following predefined variables: male sex, previous patient-reported arthritis attack, onset within one day, joint redness, first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTP1) involvement, hypertension or cardiovascular disease (angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, heart failure, cerebrovascular accident, transient ischemic attack, or peripheral vascular disease), and serum uric acid level above 5.88 mg/dL.