First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Fusion With Use of Crossed Kirschner Wires and Intramedullary Steinmann Pin

Primary arthrodesis is a thoroughly studied treatment option for end-stage pathologic entities of the first metatarsophalangeal joint. It is a commonly accepted treatment of many pathologic conditions, including hallux rigidus, severe hallux valgus, hallux varus, and other conditions pertaining to the first ray. Numerous fixation techniques are available for this procedure

Primary arthrodesis is a thoroughly studied treatment option for end-stage pathologic entities of the first metatarsophalangeal joint. It is a commonly accepted treatment of many pathologic conditions, including hallux rigidus, severe hallux valgus, hallux varus, and other conditions pertaining to the first ray. Numerous fixation techniques are available for this procedure

Read more here:
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Fusion With Use of Crossed Kirschner Wires and Intramedullary Steinmann Pin