Osteochondral Lesions in Surgically Treated Hallux Valgus

Osteochondral Lesions in Surgically Treated Hallux Valgus James R. Jastifer, et al Foot & Ankle International April 7, 2014 Quote: Background: Patient dissatisfaction following surgical correction of hallux valgus remains a clinical problem. The aim of this study was to investigate articular erosion patterns of the first metatarsal head in patients with hallux valgus, to evaluate if the cartilage damage was associated with the degree of hallux valgus deformity, and to prospectively evaluate the effect on patient outcomes.

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Osteochondral Lesions in Surgically Treated Hallux Valgus

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