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Sports Injuries of Major Athletes: Shaquille O’Neal Condition: Hallux Limitus/Hallux Rigidus Hallux is the medical term for the big toe. Hallux limitus is the medical term for progressive condition where the big toe is not able to bend up satisfactorily at the joint where the toe attached to the foot. Over time the condition may progress and becomes more severe and the toe...

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You Hurt Your Big Toenail, Now What? How long does it take for a nail to grow out? Common question, but I'm afraid I can't give you an exact answer. Nails grow approximately 1mm a month, but they can grow faster or slower, depending on the overall health of the patient, trauma, or fungus. At one point in my youth I wanted...
How Do I Stop Bunions from Coming Back!?            When a patient elects to surgically correct a bunion deformity, both the physician and the patient invest so much time and energy. In addition to performing the bunion correction, the physician analyzes angular deformity and chooses from multiple different surgical procedure options to fit the patient and the patient’s expectations. Moreover, the patient makes...

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This series will explore the most common running injuries, their treatment, and prevention. In this entry, Hallux Limitus.

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More than half the women in America have bunions, a common deformity often blamed on wearing tight, narrow shoes. Bunions cause the base of your big toe (Metatarsophalangeal Joint) to enlarge and protrude. The skin over it may be red and tender. Wearing any type of shoe may be painful. This joint flexes with every step...

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