Post osteotomy and fusion of the foot - sign of the Wolverine

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

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Hallux valgus and claw toe deformities - treated by fusion of the 1st MTP and excision of the remaining metatarsal heads

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female

Large K wires used to fuse the MTPs - looks like a pedal version of the Wolverine!

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Case Information

rID: 31034
Case created: 17th Sep 2014
Last edited: 20th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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