Right foot

System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Anatomy
Tag: foot
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Unlike the hallucal sesamoids, the metatarsal sesamoids are not common. The AP view radiograph of the foot best depict the metatarsal sesamoids.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Hallux sesamoid - “ The hallux sesamoid bones are paired ossicles of the foot. They function as a fulcrum to increase the leverage of both flexor hallucis brevis and ...”

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