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BURSITE ORTEILS [1 record]

Record 1 2012-02-07

English

Subject field(s)
  • Symptoms (Medicine)
  • Muscles and Tendons
DEF

A localized swelling at either the medial or dorsal aspect of the first metatarsophalangeal joint, caused by an inflammatory bursa.

OBS

The medial bunion is usually associated with hallux valgus.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Symptômes (Médecine)
  • Muscles et tendons
DEF

Gonflement plus ou moins volumineux siégeant sur le côté interne de l'articulation métatarso-phalangienne du gros orteil et dû à la présence en cet endroit d'une bourse adventice.

OBS

Il importe de ne pas confondre l'oignon avec l'hallux valgus, déformation de l'articulation métatarso-phalangienne du gros orteil, avec laquelle il est souvent associé.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Síntomas (Medicina)
  • Músculos y tendones
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