hallux valgus


noun

an abnormal bending or deviation of the big toe towards the other toes of the same foot

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Medical definitions for hallux valgus

hallux valgus
[ vălgəs ]

n.

Deviation of the tip or main axis of the big toe toward the outer side of the foot.
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