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hallux

[′hal·əks]
(anatomy)
The first digit of the hindlimb; the big toe of a human.
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Las complicaciones mayores mas comunes fueron hallux varus (n=121, 4,3%), recurrencia (n=99, 3,5%) y la mala consolidacion en dorsiflexion (n=59, 2,5%).
An operation for the correction of Hallux varus, JBJS, VOL-XVI, 478, 1938.
Complications include nonunion (10% to 12%), malunion (up to 20%), plantar keratosis if excessive plantar flexion, lateral metatarsalgia if excess dorsiflexion, under correction, and overcorrection with occurrence of hallux varus.