metatarsal


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met·a·tar·sal

 (mĕt′ə-tär′səl)
adj.
Of or relating to the metatarsus.
n.
Any of the bones of the metatarsus.

met′a·tar′sal·ly adv.

metatarsal

(ˌmɛtəˈtɑːsəl) anatomy
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the metatarsus
n
(Anatomy) any bone of the metatarsus

met•a•tar•sal

(ˌmɛt əˈtɑr səl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the metatarsus.
n.
2. a bone in the metatarsus.
[1730–40]

met·a·tar·sal

(mĕt′ə-tär′səl)
Any of the bones of the foot lying between the tarsal bones and the bones of the toes or digits (phalanges). See more at skeleton.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metatarsal - any bone of the foot between the ankle and the toesmetatarsal - any bone of the foot between the ankle and the toes
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
metatarsus - the skeleton of the human foot between the toes and the tarsus; the corresponding part of the foot in birds or of the hind foot in quadrupeds
Adj.1.metatarsal - of or relating to the metatarsus; "metatarsal bones"
Translations

metatarsal

[ˌmetəˈtɑːsl] Nmetatarsiano m

metatarsal

adjMittelfuß-, metatarsal (spec); metatarsal boneMittelfußknochen m

metatarsal

adj & n metatarsiano
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1] Traditional surgical approaches have involved cutting, realigning and fusing the first metatarsal (osteotomy) or fusing the metatarsal-cuneiform joint (Lapidus).
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1993), the length of the metatarsus in growing lambs is directly related to maternal nutrition during gestation (Palsson and Verges 1952), and the heritability of metatarsal dimensions is relatively high (Coble et al.
Arsenal left-back Kieran Gibbs has revealed how his metatarsal injury had him fearing for his future.
These locations were the 1stphalanges (M1), 2nd to 5th phalanges (M2), 1st metatarsal (M3), 2nd metatarsal (M4), 3rd metatarsal (M5), 4th metatarsal (M6), 5th metatarsal (M7), midsole (M8), medial heal (M9), and lateral heal (M10) (Figure 1).
Tobin (above) fractured a metatarsal in the Munster final win over Cork, with the added complication of tearing ligaments attached to it as well.
Stress fractures are known to be endemic in their basic training and the clinical presentation of tibial, femoral, and metatarsal stress fractures are different.
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Fractures of the proximal fifth metatarsal are the most common fracture seen in the foot.