Rheumatoid Foot and ankle deformities

Rheumatoid Foot and ankle deformities

Rheumatoid Foot and ankle are other common manifestation of RA patient which is generally mild but can signify the severity of the disease with rapid progression. Ankle involvement is usually mild in RA but damage can occur in the severe progressive form of the disease Of those of ankle involvement: Cystic swelling anterior and posterior […]

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 Hallux Valgus

Hallux Valgus

Hallux valgus is characterized as a great toe deflected laterally and bony prominence develops secondarily over the medial aspect of the 1st metatarsal head and neck Etiology of Hallux valgus Hypermobility of 1st Ray Narrow footwear Contracture of TA Hereditary Pathogenesis of Hallux valgus Dropped longitudinal arch ↓ Dorsiflexion of 1st cuneiform-metatarsal joint ↓ The […]

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