# Striving for optimal cosmetic and functional results in addressing brachymetatarsia

Brachymetatarsia is defined as a congenital or, less commonly, traumatic condition in which a metatarsal bone is shorter than the other metatarsals. The condition typically occurs in the fourth metatarsal and is often associated with a shortened metacarpal bone as well

Brachymetatarsia is defined as a congenital or, less commonly, traumatic condition in which a metatarsal bone is shorter than the other metatarsals. The condition typically occurs in the fourth metatarsal and is often associated with a shortened metacarpal bone as well