Forefoot radiographs

Modality: X-ray (Oblique)

- “ In this clinical scenario, osteomyelitis is the most likely cause for the third toe tuft destruction.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Terminal tuft - “ The terminal tuft is the most distal part of a distal phalanx, and comprises of the flared bone distal to the shaft. Related pathology acro-oste...”
  • Toes series - “ The toes series is comprised of an AP, AP oblique, and a lateral projection. The series is often utilised in trauma situations. It examines the en...”
  • Toes (oblique view) - “ The toes medial oblique view is part of the toe series examining the phalange and metatarsals of the foot. Patient position the patient may be s...”

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