orthodigita

(redirected from orthodigital splints)

or·tho·dig·i·ta

(ōr'thō-dij'ĭ-tă),
Correction of malformations of fingers or toes.
[ortho- + L. digitus, finger or toe]

orthodigita

An obsolete term for the surgical or mechanical correction of structural defects of the fingers and/or toes.

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.