[OCOSH Code: D037801 122481008 M20.4 FD_AFD_HT]
Author: Anthony Watson, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Program, Allegheny General Hospital
Hammertoe deformity is the most common deformity of the lesser toes. It primarily comprises flexion deformity of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint of the toe, with hyperextension of the metatarsophalangeal...
Added: Tue Oct 23 2007