Correction of malformations of fingers or toes.
[ortho- + L. digitus, finger or toe]
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orthodigitaAn obsolete term for the surgical or mechanical correction of structural defects of the fingers and/or toes.
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orthodigita(or″thō-dĭj′ĭ-tă) [″ + L. digitus, finger]
1. The division of podiatry that deals with the correction of deviated toes.
2. The prevention and correction of deformities of the fingers or toes.
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