Overlapping toe | definition of overlapping toe by Medical dictionary
overlapping toe Orthopedics A congenitally deformed toe which naturally lies over the plane formed by the other toes and, by pushing on the other toes, cause irritation Management Shoes; if symptomatic, derotation arthroplasty. See Derotation arthroplasty. Cf Underlapping toe.
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Q MY two-year-old grandson has an overlapping toe
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Minor dysmorphic features with broad nasal bridge, thin upper lip, flat philtrum and overlapping toes
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