(Latin: great or big toe, the first digit of the foot)
Also called pollex pedis, hallex, great toe, digitus primus, and digitus I
2. Pain in the metatarsophalangeal joint of the great toe resulting from being flatfooted.
2. Another term for hallux malleus.
2. A condition in which the middle joint of the toe is bent.
The end part of the toe bends down into a claw-like deformity.
It is more often seen as the big toe with the condition that may be congenital or acquired and which may require corrective surgery.
2. A painful limitation of motion in the metatarsophalangeal joint of the big toe in flexion. Also called stiff toe.
2. A displacement of the big toe away from the midline at the metatarsophalangeal joint.
When the joint is covered with an adventitious bursa, it is called a bunion.
2. A displacement of the big toe towards the midline and away from the other toes.