overlapping toe

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. Can it be fixed?
OVERLAPPING TOES You might care too much about the approval of others.
Minor dysmorphic features with broad nasal bridge, thin upper lip, flat philtrum and overlapping toes are also recognised.