metatarsophalangeal


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metatarsophalangeal

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

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.

metatarsophalangeal

adjective Referring to the metatarsus and phalanges of the foot.

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.

metatarsophalangeal

pertaining to the metatarsus and the phalanges of the hindlimb.

metatarsophalangeal joint
the joint formed by the metatarsus and phalanges. Called also fetlock.
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The metatarsophalangeal joint exhibits the largest flexion/extension excursion of all joints.
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.
Baseline measurements included foot posture assessment (using FPI-6), foot characteristics (length, width and length to width ratio), generalized joint laxity (using Beighton and Horan score), lateral ankle ligaments laxity (measured by anterior drawer test and talar tilt test), static and semidynamic balance (measured by single-leg balance test and star excursion balance test), and goniometric measurement of ankle plantarflexion, ankle dorsiflexion and first metatarsophalangeal dorsiflexion.
Mann, "Lesser metatarsophalangeal joint instability: prospective evaluation and repair of plantar plate and capsular insufficiency," Foot and Ankle International, vol.
They get a score of 1 if that happens in the ankle or midfoot, and a score of 2 if it involves a metatarsophalangeal joint.
X-Ray made on lumbar spine, hands, feet and pelvis showed: multiple osteosclerotic oval-round lesions with a maximum diameter of 10 mm, without osteolysis, with a benign character and with a periarticular localization at the level of the fist, metacarpophalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal joints, coxofemoral joints, peritarsal, metatarsophalangeal and interphalangeal joints.
medial region of the first metatarsophalangeal joint; 12.
Gout is a medical condition that features recurrent attacks of inflammatory arthritis, most often involving the metatarsophalangeal joint of the hallux.
A 48-year-old female presented with arthritis in multiple small joints bone erosions and fusions in both hands and feet Dupuytren's disease in both hands contracture of the first web spaces in both hands contracture of the plantar fascia in both feet valgus of the first to third metatarsophalangeal joints of her left foot and flexor tenosynovitis of her left thumb.
Some are considered to be complications of acute or chronic sprain/strain of the first metatarsophalangeal joint.
The therapist places his fingers on the patient's toes (distal to the metatarsophalangeal joints) and extends them till the patient feels the stretch on the plantar fascia.
Comprised of three separate repair options, the HAT-TRICK System includes products for metatarsophalangeal (MTP) ligament repair and reconstruction, a metatarsal osteotomy guide, and a revisable, all-PEEK implant for proximal Inter-phalanges (PIP) fusion, also known as hammer toe correction.