Metatarsal Bone

Some articles on metatarsal, metatarsal bone, bone:

Bunion - Treatment - Surgery
... may address some combination of removing the abnormal bony enlargement of the first metatarsal, realigning the first metatarsal bone relative to the adjacent ... common today as newer, more stable procedures and better forms of fixation (stabilizing the bone with screws and other hardware) are used ...
Flexor Digiti Minimi Brevis Muscle (foot)
... Flexor digiti quinti brevis) lies under the metatarsal bone of the little toe, and resembles one of the Interossei ... It arises from the base of the fifth metatarsal bone, and from the sheath of the Peronæus longus its tendon is inserted into the lateral side of the base of the first phalanx of the fifth toe ... lateral part of the distal half of the fifth metatarsal bone these are described by some as a distinct muscle, the Opponens digiti quinti ...

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