hammer toe


hammer toe
A deformity of the second, third, or fourth toe causing it to be permanently bent at the first joint, resembling a hammer.
See Also: mallet toe

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  • Hammer toe — Classification and external resources A mallet toe is evident on the 3rd digit ICD 10 M20.4, Q …   Wikipedia

  • hammer toe — ► NOUN ▪ a toe that is bent permanently downwards, typically as a result of pressure from footwear …   English terms dictionary

  • hammer-toe — hammˈer toe noun A condition in which a toe is permanently bent upwards at the base and doubled down upon itself • • • Main Entry: ↑hammer …   Useful english dictionary

  • hammer toe — a deformity of a toe, most often the second, caused by fixed flexion of the proximal interphalangeal joint, which produces extension of distal interphalangeal and metatarsophalangeal joints. A corn often forms over the deformity, which may be… …   Medical dictionary

  • hammer toe — noun a toe that is bent permanently downwards, typically as a result of pressure from footwear …   English new terms dictionary

  • hammer toe — a deformity of a toe, most often the second, caused by fixed flexion of the proximal interphalangeal joint, which produces extension of distal interphalangeal and metatarsophalangeal joints. A corn often forms over the deformity, which may be… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Палец Стопы Молоткообразный (Hammer Toe) — деформация пальца стопы (чаще всего второго), вызванная фиксацией его сгибания в плюсне фаланговом суставе. В результате такой деформации палец часто сгибается в суставе, образуя угол; это может доставлять человеку сильную боль. Если боль не… …   Медицинские термины

  • Toe — This article is about the body part. For other uses, see Toe (disambiguation). Ring toe redirects here. For the ring designed to be worn on a toe, see Toe ring. Toes Toes on the foot. The innermost toe (bottom left in image), which is normally… …   Wikipedia

  • hammer — n. & v. n. 1 a a tool with a heavy metal head at right angles to the handle, used for breaking, driving nails, etc. b a machine with a metal block serving the same purpose. c a similar contrivance, as for exploding the charge in a gun, striking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • toe — One of the digits of the feet. SYN: digitus pedis [TA], digits of foot. [A.S. ta] fourth t. [IV] [TA] fourth digit of foot. SYN: digitus (pedis) quartus [IV] [TA]. great t. I [TA] the first digit of the foot. SYN: hallux [TA], digitus pedis… …   Medical dictionary


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