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Description: Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
Modified McBride Procedure for Hallux Valgus
modified procedure includes release of adductor hallucis, transverse metatarsal ligament, and lateral capsule combined w/ excision of medial eminence and plication of the capsule medially;
- this procedure was modified to retain the lateral sesamoid, which helps to prevent hallux varus (which as common w/ original Mcbride bunionectomy);

Type: Reference Material
Author/Contact: Wheeless
Institution: Duke
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Language: English

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Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
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