TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2024, Cilt 23, Sayı, 4     (Sayfalar: 288-294)

Clinical and radiological evaluation in hallux valgus deformity

Esat Uygur 1-2, Kaya Akan 3

1 İstanbul Medeniyet Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Ana Bilim Dalı, İstanbul
2 İstanbul Göztepe Prof. Dr. Süleyman Yalçın Şehir Hastanesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği, İstanbul
3 Özel Muayenehane, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği, İstanbul

DOI: 10.5578/totbid.dergisi.2024.41
Görüntüleme: 164
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İndirme : 83

Although the term hallux valgus refers to the deformity of the first metatarsal and the big toe, it is extremely important not to overlook the accompanying problems for a successful and satisfactory treatment. The evaluation starts with history taking followed by basic orthopedic symptomatology. Orthopedic evaluation includes inspection, palpation, range of motion assessment of the joint, muscle strength assessment and neurovascular evaluation. Direct radiographs are generally adequate, however it is essential to take the radiographs during weight-bearing.

Anahtar Kelimeler : halluks valgus; physical examination; evaluation; x-ray