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Hallux Valgus

August 22nd, 2017


  • Look For

  • Lateral deviation of the great toe (hallux) at the MTP joint. Note the angle of deviation.
  • Significance

  • A very common disorder of the forefoot which may require orthotics or surgery.
  • Risk Factors for Hallux Valgus

  • Genetic predisposition
  • Poor footwear
  • Pes planus
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