Claw/Hammer Toe Repair
Abnormal flexion posture of the PIP joint that is often present in all toes. Frequently caused by neuromuscular diseases.
KeywordsProximal Phalanx Metatarsophalangeal Joint Flexion Deformity Mattress Stitch Thigh Tourniquet
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