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hallux

[′hal·əks]
(anatomy)
The first digit of the hindlimb; the big toe of a human.
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The team established five severity grades of hallux valgus, corresponding to the angle of deformity of 0, 15, 30, 45, and 60 degrees, with one representing no angle and five indicating the most severe deformity.
Por ello, Mora Esquivias recomendo que la deteccion temprana del hallux valgus es fundamental, especialmente en personas con antecedentes familiares, asi como pacientes con enfermedades reumatologicas y degenerativas.
The sign was regarded as positive if dorsiflexion of the hallux was observed after the stimulus.
The two words (your big toe is called a hallux and the armpit is actually your oxter) are among more than 400 entries which will appear in the Oxford Dictionary of Weird and Wonderful Words.
Patients were referred by family physicians for orthopedic evaluation of hallux valgus.
In the human body, the hallux is more commonly known by what name?
In case of a "functional hallux rigidus," the typical pain will be elicited by compressing the FHL tunnel and at the same time forcing the hallux and the ankle into maximum dorsiflexion; this pulls a distally inserting FHL muscle belly down into the FHL tendon tunnel ("like a cork in a bottle").
We know ducks have three webbed front toes and a smaller hind toe, called a hallux, and that the webbing assists, in moving a duck through the water.
Tibial nerve block was reported as a safe and effective method for controlling pain after outpatient surgery of hallux valgus (Burton et al.
Osteotomies in the surgical treatment of hallux valgus
34] treated the hallux nails of 12 mycological positive patients with a GentleYAG[TM] 1064 Nd:YAG laser.
com)-- Within couple of days, Valgorect (a small beauty-oriented company), is going to produce a new product, intended to treat hallux valgus.