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Sensory dysfunction in the great toe in hallux valgus.

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Injury to the dorsomedial cutaneous nerve in the foot may occur after operations for hallux valgus. Pressure neuropathy before operation is also described but remains largely unexplored. We have investigated the incidence of sensory deficit in the great toe before operating for hallux valgus and examined to what extent any deficit was related to the degree of angulation of the joint. Forty-three patients with a total of 61 great toes with hallux valgus presenting for consideration of surgical...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
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Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume More from this journal
Volume:
86
Issue:
1
Pages:
54-57
Publication date:
2004-01-01
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ISSN:
0301-620X
Language:
English
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pubs:107906
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uuid:8caeccaf-0bc1-4d1e-b2a8-6994e9d826f4
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pubs:107906
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107906
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2013-11-17

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