Any one of five terminal digits of the vertebrate FOOT.
The articulation between the head of one phalanx and the base of the one distal to it, in each toe.
The surface of a structure upon which one stands or walks.
Former Netherlands overseas territory in the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies. It had included the islands of Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, St. Eustatius, and the southern part of St. Martin. The Netherlands Antilles dissolved on October 10, 2010. Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten became autonomous territories of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Bonaire, Saba, and Sint Eustatius are under the direct administration of the Netherlands. (From US Department of State, Background Note)
A large family of narrow-leaved herbaceous grasses of the order Cyperales, subclass Commelinidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons). Food grains (EDIBLE GRAIN) come from members of this family. RHINITIS, ALLERGIC, SEASONAL can be induced by POLLEN of many of the grasses.
A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
Marine ridges composed of living CORALS, coral skeletons, calcareous algae, and other organisms, mixed with minerals and organic matter. They are found most commonly in tropical waters and support other animal and plant life.
Bones that make up the SKELETON of the TOES, consisting of two for the great toe, and three for each of the other toes.
A condition that is caused by recurring atheroembolism in the lower extremities. It is characterized by cyanotic discoloration of the toes, usually the first, fourth, and fifth toes. Discoloration may extend to the lateral aspect of the foot. Despite the gangrene-like appearance, blue toes may respond to conservative therapy without amputation.
A game whose object is to sink a ball into each of 9 or 18 successive holes on a golf course using as few strokes as possible.
Large, robust forms of brown algae (PHAEOPHYCEAE) in the order Laminariales. They are a major component of the lower intertidal and sublittoral zones on rocky coasts in temperate and polar waters. Kelp, a kind of SEAWEED, usually refers to species in the genera LAMINARIA or MACROCYSTIS, but the term may also be used for species in FUCUS or Nereocystis.
Plants of the division Rhodophyta, commonly known as red algae, in which the red pigment (PHYCOERYTHRIN) predominates. However, if this pigment is destroyed, the algae can appear purple, brown, green, or yellow. Two important substances found in the cell walls of red algae are AGAR and CARRAGEENAN. Some rhodophyta are notable SEAWEED (macroalgae).
A collective term for muscle and ligament injuries without dislocation or fracture. A sprain is a joint injury in which some of the fibers of a supporting ligament are ruptured but the continuity of the ligament remains intact. A strain is an overstretching or overexertion of some part of the musculature.
A class in the phylum CNIDARIA, comprised mostly of corals and anemones. All members occur only as polyps; the medusa stage is completely absent.
Harm or hurt to the ankle or ankle joint usually inflicted by an external source.
The area that lies between continental North and South America and comprises the Caribbean Sea, the West Indies, and the adjacent mainland regions of southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia, and Venezuela.
Common member of the Gramineae family used as cattle FODDER. It harbors several fungi and other parasites toxic to livestock and people and produces allergenic compounds, especially in its pollen. The most commonly seen varieties are L. perenne, L. multiflorum, and L. rigidum.
The innermost digit of the foot in PRIMATES.
Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.
An anatomic severity scale based on the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) and developed specifically to score multiple traumatic injuries. It has been used as a predictor of mortality.
The articulation between a metatarsal bone (METATARSAL BONES) and a phalanx.
The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.
Substances which pollute the soil. Use for soil pollutants in general or for which there is no specific heading.
An analytical method for detecting and measuring FLUORESCENCE in compounds or targets such as cells, proteins, or nucleotides, or targets previously labeled with FLUORESCENCE AGENTS.
Harmful and painful condition caused by overuse or overexertion of some part of the musculoskeletal system, often resulting from work-related physical activities. It is characterized by inflammation, pain, or dysfunction of the involved joints, bones, ligaments, and nerves.
Alterations or deviations from normal shape or size which result in a disfigurement of the foot occurring at or before birth.
Distortion or disfigurement of the foot, or a part of the foot, acquired through disease or injury after birth.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Death and putrefaction of tissue usually due to a loss of blood supply.
The branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their ENVIRONMENT, especially as manifested by natural cycles and rhythms, community development and structure, interactions between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations. (Webster's, 3d ed)
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
Lateral displacement of the great toe (HALLUX), producing deformity of the first METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT with callous, bursa, or bunion formation over the bony prominence.
A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.
Dilatation of the COLON, often to alarming dimensions. There are various types of megacolon including congenital megacolon in HIRSCHSPRUNG DISEASE, idiopathic megacolon in CONSTIPATION, and TOXIC MEGACOLON.
Multiple symptoms associated with reduced oxygen at high ALTITUDE.
Accidental or deliberate use of a medication or street drug in excess of normal dosage.
A benign SCHWANNOMA of the eighth cranial nerve (VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE), mostly arising from the vestibular branch (VESTIBULAR NERVE) during the fifth or sixth decade of life. Clinical manifestations include HEARING LOSS; HEADACHE; VERTIGO; TINNITUS; and FACIAL PAIN. Bilateral acoustic neuromas are associated with NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 2. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p673)
An adrenal disease characterized by the progressive destruction of the ADRENAL CORTEX, resulting in insufficient production of ALDOSTERONE and HYDROCORTISONE. Clinical symptoms include ANOREXIA; NAUSEA; WEIGHT LOSS; MUSCLE WEAKNESS; and HYPERPIGMENTATION of the SKIN due to increase in circulating levels of ACTH precursor hormone which stimulates MELANOCYTES.
A fibrous cord that connects the muscles in the back of the calf to the HEEL BONE.
A specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders and injuries and anatomic defects of the foot.
A condition characterized by a series of interrelated digital symptoms and joint changes of the lesser digits and METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINTS of the FOOT. The syndrome can include some or all of the following conditions: hammer toe, claw toe, mallet toe, overlapping fifth toe, curly toe, EXOSTOSIS; HYPEROSTOSIS; interdigital heloma, or contracted toe.
Anatomical and functional disorders affecting the foot.
The region of the lower limb in animals, extending from the gluteal region to the FOOT, and including the BUTTOCKS; HIP; and LEG.
Dyes used as cosmetics to change hair color either permanently or temporarily.
Prepaid health and hospital insurance plan.
Freedom of equipment from actual or potential hazards.
An oxidation product, via XANTHINE OXIDASE, of oxypurines such as XANTHINE and HYPOXANTHINE. It is the final oxidation product of purine catabolism in humans and primates, whereas in most other mammals URATE OXIDASE further oxidizes it to ALLANTOIN.
Hereditary metabolic disorder characterized by recurrent acute arthritis, hyperuricemia and deposition of sodium urate in and around the joints, sometimes with formation of uric acid calculi.
Drinkable liquids combined with or impregnated with carbon dioxide.
Liquids that are suitable for drinking. (From Merriam Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
A plant genus of the family BROMELIACEAE known for the edible fruit that is the source of BROMELAINS.
Sucrose present in the diet. It is added to food and drinks as a sweetener.
The formation of crystalline substances from solutions or melts. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
In that game, Jackson suffered a turf toe injury and missed the rest of the season. On March 3, 2011, the Vikings declined to ... "Vikings sign QB; Jackson out with turf toe". Duluth News Tribune. Retrieved June 26, 2019. Gates, Christopher (March 3, 2011 ...
"Guarding the Turf, Stepping on Toes; Henry Stern, Passionate and Blunt, Champions the City Parks", The New York Times, July 23 ...
His output in the 2012 season was interrupted by a turf toe injury, but he was the winner of the Goal of the Year, for a goal ... Macgugan, Mark (16 May 2012). "Touch and go for Yarran's turf toe". Australian Football League. Retrieved 30 September 2012.[ ...
... injury that occurs when ankle rolls outward Toes Turf toe (metatarsophalangeal joint sprain) - forced hyperextension of the big ... ISBN 978-0-07-330555-4. "Turf Toe - OrthoInfo - AAOS". www.orthoinfo.org. Retrieved 2020-04-24. Publishing, Harvard Health. " ... toe upwards, especially during sports (initiating a sprint on a hard surface) Knee - Sprains commonly occur at the knee, ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Casagrande, Michael (January 29, 2016). "Alabama point guard dealing with turf toe ... guard Justin Coleman saw his playing time suddenly drop for a period from January 23 to February 2 due to a nagging turf toe ...
Goldberg, Rob (October 10, 2019). "Packers' Davante Adams Calls Turf Toe Injury 'Major'; No Timetable for Return". Bleacher ... 180 yards receiving on 10 receptions before exiting the game with 10 minutes left in the fourth quarter with a turf toe injury ...
When the big toe is involved, it is known as "turf toe". Turf toe is named from the injury being associated with playing sports ... "Turf Toe - Every Athlete's Nightmare". Joint, Aches, and Pain Org. Retrieved 3 March 2013. "Turf Toe: Symptoms, Causes, and ... the turf will cause overextension of the big toe. This can occur on the lesser toes as well. It has also been observed in ... Bowers KD Jr, Martin RB (1976). "Turf-toe: a shoe-surface related football injury". Medicine and Science in Sports. 8 (2): 81- ...
Against the Baltimore Ravens in week 8, Kolb suffered turf toe in the first quarter but remained in the game, passing for 153 ... McManaman, Bob (November 1, 2011). "QB Kolb day to day with turf-toe injury". Arizona Republic. Retrieved August 21, 2020 - via ...
On April 14, 2016, the Rockies placed Blackmon on the disabled list with turf toe. He returned to the lineup a week later.[ ... Heaney, Tim (April 14, 2016). "Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon's turf toe kicks him to DL". USA Today. Retrieved June 7, ...
Metatarsophalangeal joint sprain (turf toe). ReferencesEdit. This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 359 ... Left: toes adducted (pulled towards the center) and spread (abducted); right, both feet clenched (plantar flexed) ... The upper foot is clenching (plantarflexing) at the MTP joints and at the joints of the toes; the central foot is lifting the ... Kneeling with the MTP joints dorsiflexed (except the MTP joint of the little toe) ...
The following week against the Pittsburgh Steelers, he suffered a turf toe injury early in the first quarter and subsequently ... "Washington Football Team RB Antonio Gibson out with turf toe injury". ESPN. Retrieved December 11, 2020. Washington Football ... "Washington Football Team loses Antonio Gibson to toe injury". ESPN. Retrieved December 8, 2020. Keim, John. " ...
McClure, Vaughn (October 6, 2015). "Falcons put Devin Hester on short-term IR with turf toe". ESPN.com. Retrieved October 9, ...
Chery missed some time in January 2014 with a turf toe injury. He had the sixth triple-double in school history with 20 points ...
Unfortunately, he missed five games (Weeks 7-11) after suffering turf toe. On December 14, 2014, Wagner recorded his fourth ...
On September 23, 2020, Shepherd was placed on injured reserve with turf toe. He was activated on October 22, 2020. In Week 17 ... During week 2 against the Chicago Bears, Shepherd left the game in the second quarter with a toe injury and did not return. ...
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Lambert was slowed throughout 1984 by a painful turf toe, retiring after that campaign. Stallworth, Webster, and Shell would ... Shell saved the touchdown by making the tackle after previously being knocked to the turf five yards past the line of scrimmage ...
Long impressed the coaches by playing through a turf toe injury. The battle came down to him and Kolodzieg. Long made his ...
As a freshman, he redshirted due to a turf toe injury. In 2004, as a second-year freshman, Slater appeared in games against ...
Turf toe Tennis toe List of cutaneous conditions Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: ...
List of cutaneous conditions Turf toe Selbst SM, Attia M (2006). "Lacerations". Textbook Of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. ... Repeatedly thrusting the toes against a shoe's toe box can cause a subungual hematoma called jogger's toe runner's toe, or ... The toes also need vertical space; a toe cap which is low enough to press on the top of the toe may also cause bruising under ... In this variant of human foot anatomy, the second toe extends further out than the great toe. This can make it harder to find ...
However, within a day, the trade was rescinded due to concerns regarding Chandler's turf toe. For the second year in a row the ...
Bucs late with potential turf toe injury". Bengals Wire. October 28, 2018. Retrieved January 4, 2021. Marcum, Jason (December 5 ... He suffered a toe injury in Week 8 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and missed the next three games. He returned in Week 13 ... In Week 5, against the New England Patriots, he aggravated his lingering toe injury and missed the following three games. In ... Gantt, Darin (October 8, 2014). "A.J. Green carted off practice field, after apparent toe injury". ProFootballTalk. Retrieved ...
Elias suffered turf toe in that game and it affected him in the next as well. He also had an October ankle injury, which ...
Lambert would miss most of the 1984 season with a turf toe injury and subsequently retired. October 1, 1984: Nebraska running ...
The trade was nullified when Chandler failed his physical because of a previous turf toe injury. For the second year in a row ... However, within a day, the trade was rescinded due to concerns regarding Chandlers turf toe, which curiously, according to ...
He was injured with turf toe and missed two games after the injury. Rashard Mendenhall then started those three games and ...
After suffering a turf toe injury, he was sideline the rest of the year and had surgery. On April 26, 2007, he signed a one- ...
In Week 12, Ryan suffered a turf toe injury during the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Chris Redman stepped in and ...
Derek Timothy "Dokey" Farrell (Peter Greene) - Dokey is an Irish gangster who controls his deceased older brother's turf. He ... " = "Hokey-Pokey Dokey". He is known for carrying an axe and chopping off people's toes. He wants more than anything to gain ...
After a dislocation, injured joints are usually held in place by a splint (for straight joints like fingers and toes) or a ... toes, fingers, etc.). The most common joint dislocation is a shoulder dislocation.[1] ...
... inner toe resembling a hoof. The outer toe has no nail.[14] The reduced number of toes is an adaptation that appears to aid in ... Modern Mechanix (September 1929). "'They're Off!' Thrills of the Turf in Ostrich Racing". Mechanix Illustrated. Retrieved 17 ... feet and toes are regulated through heat exchange with the environment.[81] Up to 40% of their produced metabolic heat is ... The bird has just two toes on each foot (most birds have four), with the nail on the larger, ...
Howard Hamlin (portrayed by Patrick Fabian) is the name partner and general go-to guy toeing the company line for hugely ... Combo is later killed in "Mandala" when a rival drug group corners him while he is dealing methamphetamine on "foreign turf." ...
Dawkins, Richard: When Religion Steps on Science's Turf. Free Inquiry, 1998, nro Volume 18, Number 2, s. 18-19. (englanniksi) ... Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes: Further Reflections in Natural History (Norton, 1983). ...
The toes are armed with sharp, very slightly arched claws. The feet on both surfaces are covered in hair, even to the soles, ... "Black-footed ferret back on prairie turf". Parks Canada. October 2, 2009. Retrieved September 5, 2015.. ...
But it did not last, as Boller was injured in the third quarter, suffering a bad case of "turf toe", that would wind up keeping ...
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"Turf Hallmarks: Epsom Derby Stakes". Turf Hallmarks. Thoroughbred Heritage. Archived from the original on 2008-03-02. Retrieved ... Studies have shown that track surfaces,[130] horseshoes with toe grabs,[124] use of certain legal medications,[131] and high- ... Race horses competing on turf (grass racetrack) in Germany. Most races in Europe are run on turf, while most races in North ... "Turf Hallmarks. Thoroughbred Heritage. Retrieved 2008-02-27.. *^ Ford, Michael (June 2006). "History of the Australian Stud ...
Toe raises are used to strengthen and stretch the calves.[12] Adequate muscle mass and strength may also aid in maintaining ... It is also important to properly stretch the hamstrings; doing standing toe touches can do this. Seated leg extensions ...
"Test turfed by WWE". Canadian Online Explorer. Retrieved August 2, 2007 ... Steel Toe (voice) Television series; episode: "Pain King vs. Cleopatra" 2002 Fear Factor Himself Television series ...
Metatarsophalangeal joint sprain (Turf toe). Muscles and. tendons. Shoulder and upper arm. *Rotator cuff tear ...
In large areas of rock it is mostly found near the edge and makes shallow burrows in the turf nearby. It occurs at altitudes ... It has small rounded ears and short legs with five toes on each foot and furry soles. The fine long hair is reddish-brown in ...
"Autzen turf work nears end". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). August 13, 1969. p. 5B. Uhrhammer, Jerry (October 19, 1969). "Air ... Uhrhammer, Jerry (November 9, 1969). "Jensen's toe provides 17-17 stalemate". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). p. 1B. "Bruins ... Seventh-ranked, UCLA's high-scoring offense had not fared well on artificial turf, and needed a late interception by the Bruin ... Source: "Turf, lights approved". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). April 1, 1969. p. 2B. Uhrhammer, Jerry (July 27, 1969). " ...
In its early days, the station also aired imaging material in which an announcer pronounced the name of the city "Toe-ron-toe ... By 2002, somewhat ironically, the station moved to take CFXJ's turf with a complete shift to a rhythmic contemporary format ...
The adage is The heel for your slice and the toe for a hook. Rangefinders allow a golfer to measure exact distance to the hole ... Soft ground due to rain or recent maintenance work may require a "cart path only" driving rule to protect the turf, and a ... loosening the compacted turf to allow rapid regrowth of grass, and then flattens the mark with the smooth flat bottom of the ... which make the bag a tripod allowing it to be securely placed on the turf. Modern carry bags are very commonly stand bags even ...
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Hirsh, Michael; John Barry; Daniel Klaidman (June 21, 2004). "A tortured debate: amid feuding and turf battles, lawyers in the ... toes, and penises. Bertrand Ramcharan, the acting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, stated that while the removal of ...
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Toe punt: method of kicking the ball with the tip of the foot. Also known as a toe poke. Too good to go down: belief, often ... Six-a-side football: variant of association football adapted for play in an arena such as a turf-covered hockey arena or a ...
Her legs are described as ugly, with "hideous feet" and toes with thick and yellow nails that seem to belong to an old person. ... At sixteen, the entire gang leadership died in a turf war, allowing him to go into business for himself, buying a barge in ...
In "Turf War", he describes himself as an "180 pound man with no fat". He is a self-proclaimed atheist, as he does not believe ... keeping them on their toes, and then disappear". A friend of hers then told her about a man she knew who resembled one, and ... In the beginning of "Turf War", Gabe and Dwight argue over who is more fit. Dwight displays his biceps, while Gabe brags about ... "Turf War". The Office. NBC. "Dwight K. Schrute, (Acting) Manager". The Office. NBC. "Goodbye, Michael". The Office. NBC. " ...
Despite playing with turf toe most of the year, as the Gamecocks' #1 receiver, McKinley not only led the team but led the ...
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Bent scored his first goal for Rovers against bitter East Lancashire rivals Burnley in a 2-0 win at Turf Moor on 17 December ... which put me on my toes. I thought, 'Why are you calling me Duck?' Bent became the Blades top scorer in 1999-2000 with 15 ...
The first score came on a punt off the toe of Flournoy. Vanderbilt drove all the way to Tulane's 7-yard line before four ... He threw all America tackles aside as he would throw sacks of straw, and trampled great names into the turf." Then Centre head ...
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Bolton took the lead when Lukas Jutkiewicz got a toe on Robert Hall's free-kick on 31 minutes and went into half-time with the ... For the second consecutive season, Bolton visited fellow founder members Burnley at Turf Moor on the opening day of the season ...
... is a sprain of the base of the big toe, where the big toe meets the foot. A sprain stretches or tears the ... Activities that may cause Turf Toe:. Conditions or circumstances where turf toe injury may occur include:. *Athletes playing ... Reduced range of motion in the big toe. Turf Toe Diagnosis. The physician will ask the patient about symptoms and history of ... Turf toe can also occur when the toe is hyper-extended by a sudden stop in running. ...
Since approximately the 1980s, turf toe has received increased attention in the media because of its effect on college-level ... the classic definition of turf toe is a hyperdorsiflexion injury of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint, as displayed in ... The great toe: failed turf toe, chronic turf toe, and complicated sesamoid injuries. Foot Ankle Clin. 2009 Jun. 14 (2):135-50. ... encoded search term (Turf Toe) and Turf Toe What to Read Next on Medscape ...
Turf toe is a sprain of the base of the big toe where the big toe meets the foot. It is usually a hyperextension sprain of the ... Turf toe is a sprain of the base of the big toe where the big toe meets the foot. It is usually a hyperextension sprain of the ... Often, turf toe cannot be prevented. However, to reduce your risk of getting turf toe, wear stiff-soled athletic shoes when ... Often, turf toe cannot be prevented. However, to reduce your risk of getting turf toe, wear stiff-soled athletic shoes when ...
Helu was placed on injured reserve due to a lower leg ailment believed to be turf toe. As previously passed along, Ryan Grant ... 1 priority needs to be coming up with a manlier name for turf toe. Turf toe is actually a really annoying and painful injury, ... well turf toe is basically spraining the ligaments in your toe. he coulda tore it, you never know. ... Turf toe ends Roy Helus season. Posted by Evan Silva on September 27, 2012, 7:43 AM EST ...
... a sprain of the main big toe joint common among athletes, specifically ones who play on synthetic turf. ... compromised big toe movement and a popping sound from the toe joint are all symptoms of turf toe, ... Turf toe is a sprain of the main joint of the big toe that occurs when the big toe is forcibly bent upwards (hyperextended). ... Turf toe is common among American football players who play on artificial turf, which tends to be harder and less shock ...
It occurs when the great toe is forced upward such as when an athlete cuts hard on artificial turf. ... A Turf toe is an injury to the big toe joint. ... A Turf toe is an injury to the great toe joint. It occurs when ... Patients with turf toe injuries will have pain in the great toe region especially at the base of the toe in the sole of the ... Turf toe injuries that do not adequately recover may benefit from turf toe surgery as well. ...
It is usually a hyperextension sprain of the first joint of the toe. A sprain is stretching or tearing of the ligaments that ... Turf toe is a sprain of the base of the big toe where the big toe meets the foot. ... support a toe. Ligaments are strong bands of tissue that connect bones to […] ... Turf toe is a sprain of the base of the big toe where the big toe meets the foot. It is usually a hyperextension sprain of the ...
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... from head to turf toe -- about sprains, breaks, tears and dislocations. ... Turf toe: Turf toe typically results from hyperextension of the big toe and is an injury to the tissue surrounding the joint ... Chronic turf toe can become very disabling and in some cases has prematurely ended athletes careers. ... Everything you need to know -- from head to turf toe -- about sports injuries. *Facebook ...
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... running back presents with severe pain and inability to bear weight following an acute hyperextension injury to his great toe. ... MR Appearance of Turf Toe. Initial reports on the use of MR in the evaluation of turf toe described defects, swelling and/or ... Management of Turf Toe. The wide spectrum of injuries in athletes with turf toe necessitates variability in the treatment ... Turf toe injury. Clin Sports Med 1994;13(4):731-741.. 14 Anderson RB. Turf toe injuries of the hallux metatarsophalangeal joint ...
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Turf Toe. Turf toe gets no respect. Lets take a closer look at the causes of turf toe and see how to treat it more effectively ... Is the onset of turf toe always the same? Turf toe that is the result of functional hallux limitus is going to be insidious in ... If we recognize that painful stage one turf toe (hallux limitus) may be due to bone pain, we then realize that turf toe should ... The differential diagnosis of turf toe includes; Arthitis Fracture Gout Joint infection Joint or bone tumor Synovitis. Turf toe ...
Turf Toe. Turf toe gets no respect. Lets take a closer look at the causes of turf toe and see how to treat it more effectively ... Is the onset of turf toe always the same? Turf toe that is the result of functional hallux limitus is going to be insidious in ... If we recognize that painful stage one turf toe (hallux limitus) may be due to bone pain, we then realize that turf toe should ... Turf toe is a term used in athletic circles referring to any injury of the great toe joint. Consequently, discussions about ...
Turf toe is a sprain at the base of the great toe. It occurs when the big toe bends back beyond its normal range of motion. ... Pain at the base of the great toe that increases with running of jumping ... Pain with turf toe is experienced during walking and running activities.. Symptoms. Symptoms of turf toe include:. * ...
Broken toes and sprained toes share many causes and symptoms. Learn more about a sprained toe here. ... A sprained toe is a common injury that is often tender and painful. ... A sprained toe is also a common sports injury.. Turf toe. Turf toe is an injury to the big toes first joint, which is called ... Turf toe usually happens when a person bends their toes too far upward, such as when pushing off to run or climb. In ...
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  • Turf toe is a sprain of the base of the big toe, where the big toe meets the foot. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • A sprain stretches or tears the ligaments that support the toe. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • [ 12 ] One year later, Bowers and Martin introduced the term turf toe to describe a plantar capsuloligamentous sprain of the first MTP joint related to two predisposing factors: hard artificial surfaces and soft-soled shoes. (medscape.com)
  • It is usually a hyperextension sprain of the first joint of the toe. (denverhealth.org)
  • A sprain is stretching or tearing of the ligaments that support a toe. (denverhealth.org)
  • Turf toe is a sprain of the main joint of the big toe that occurs when the big toe is forcibly bent upwards (hyperextended). (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Additional treatment for turf toe depends on the grade of the sprain. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Although many clinicians originally felt that turf toe represented a relatively minor capsular sprain, the term is now used to describe a wide spectrum of injuries with greatly varying levels of severity 4 . (radsource.us)
  • Turf toe is a sprain at the base of the great toe. (healthreachrehab.com)
  • Turf toe is actually a sprain of your big toe joint. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • It doesn't have to happen on artificial turf to be named this but the sprain is common while playing on artificial turf because of how hard the surface is. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • The sprain occurs when the big toe is violently/quickly forced upward while the foot is planted on the ground. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • A sprain can affect any of the toe joints. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This type of sprain gets its name because it often happens in sports, such as football, where the player is on artificial turf. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In most cases, a toe sprain will get better with proper home care. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Turf toe is a type of injury that occurs when there is a sprain of the ligaments involved with movement of the big toe. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • I currently writing a TFE (work year-end) on the treatment of turf toe syndrome (sprain of the first metatarsophalangeal joint). (podiatryarena.com)
  • In addition, my TFE always, I look different opinion podiatrist on developing a treatment for the syndrome of turf toe (sprain of the first metatarsophalangeal joint). (podiatryarena.com)
  • [0004] A sprain of the MP joint can be debilitating in that the great toe is very important in weight bearing, and the proximal joint must bear the brunt of every step. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Turf toe causes pain, swelling, and restricted movement, as does any other sprain . (manskypodiatry.com)
  • As a result, ligaments under the base of the toe sprain (stretch or tear). (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • This can sprain the toe ligament and displace the phalanges bones in the toe. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Turf toe is usually caused by a sprain of the ligaments surrounding the big toe joint that aid in the movement of the big toe. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Walking, running, jumping, dancing or any sudden movement involving a hyperextension of the big toe may cause a sprain of the surrounding ligaments and an injury to the joint capsule. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • This can lead to a big toe joint sprain. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • Turf toe is a sprain of the ligaments of the big toe and needs to be reckoned with because of the lengthy rest period required for proper healing. (thefootpros.com)
  • Turf toe is a sprain of the big toe joint resulting from injury during sports activities. (aplfeet.com)
  • This occurs when there is a sprain in the area where the big toe meets the foot. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • The injury is called turf toe because it often occurs when playing on artificial turf. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • Although several variations exist, the classic definition of turf toe is a hyperdorsiflexion injury of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. (medscape.com)
  • Turf toe injury is most commonly seen when an axial load is delivered to a foot that is fixed in equinus. (medscape.com)
  • Typical mechanism of turf toe injury. (medscape.com)
  • Although turf toe was once thought to be a low-morbidity injury, significant disability can occur with damage to the periarticular structures of the MTP joint complex. (medscape.com)
  • Turf toe injury is classically defined as damage resulting from hyperextension of the first MTP joint. (medscape.com)
  • As a consequence, the effect of surface hardness was originally thought to be responsible for turf toe injury. (medscape.com)
  • [ 14 ] However, it was not until 1986 that Clanton et al developed a classification scheme for describing the degree of severity for turf toe injury. (medscape.com)
  • The injury is called turf toe because it often occurs in football and soccer players when playing on artificial turf. (denverhealth.org)
  • An exam of your toe will be done to assess the stability of the joint and the severity of the injury. (denverhealth.org)
  • Turf toe is actually a really annoying and painful injury, but to those who haven't seen/experienced it, it just kind of sounds like something a five year old would complain about. (nbcsports.com)
  • A Turf toe is an injury to the great toe joint. (footeducation.com)
  • They usually occur after an acute injury although repetitive forced upward movement of the great toe may also lead to an injury of the tissue (capsule) stabilizing the great toe joint. (footeducation.com)
  • A 20 year-old collegiate football running back presents with severe pain and inability to bear weight following an acute hyperextension injury to his great toe. (radsource.us)
  • Grade 3 Turf Toe injury. (radsource.us)
  • Although the hardness and reduced shock absorption of artificial surfaces have impacted the frequency of this injury, it is also recognized that the use of softer soled shoes on artificial turf, allowing greater speed and traction for the athletes, have also had a major contribution, as hyperextension is more likely with these shoes as compared to the harder soled cleats utilized on natural grass. (radsource.us)
  • A sprained toe is a common injury that can happen for many reasons and affect people of all ages. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A sprained toe is also a common sports injury. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Turf toe is an injury to the big toe's first joint, which is called the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • However, a toe can either break or become sprained if a person trips and falls, sustains a sports injury, or overextends their toe. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Hitting the toe on a hard object, such as a wall or piece of furniture, may also cause either injury, depending on whether the force of the impact hits the bone or stretches the toe's ligament. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Big toe pain is often the result of injury or minor underlying medical conditions. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Turf toe is an injury to the joint of the big toe that occurs during sporting activities. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • According to the ACFAS , this injury happens due to repetitively bending the big toe upward or jamming it. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This causes further injury to the big toe and can dramatically increase the healing time required. (thefootdoctorms.com)
  • Turf toe is a painful injury that may limit the movement of those who suffer from it, making it an especially frustrating condition for people with physically active lifestyles or careers. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Turf toe symptoms may range from mild to severe, depending on the nature of the injury. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • A minor injury to the big toe may result in localized and mild pain as well as some swelling. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • More serious injuries to the toe may cause pain that spreads beyond the initial site of the injury. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • If this extension is too great, a turf toe injury may occur. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Although it is possible for turf toe to be caused by repetitive movement, it occurs more commonly as a sudden injury. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Treatment of turf toe should begin immediately after the injury is sustained. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Carlos Boozer professional Basketball player for the Chicago Bulls suffered an injury to his great toe last night during the game. (carolinafootspecialists.net)
  • Turf toe is a common injury in professional and weekend athletes. (carolinafootspecialists.net)
  • Turf toe is a term used in athletic circles referring to any injury of the great toe joint. (gout-remedies.net)
  • A turf toe terminator is an insole which is made up of a semi flexible orthotic insole which is inserted into the cleat or sneaker or is created as part of the sneaker or cleat to help prevent injury due to hyperextension of the great toe (turf toe). (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • 1. TTT will reduce the chance of hyper-extension of the great toe: and to avoid further injury to great toe after sustaining a turf toe injury: a) TTT is a semi flexible orthotic insole. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • [0001] The present invention is directed to an apparatus for helping to prevent exacerbation of injury due to hyper-extension of the metatarso phalangeal joint of the great toe (turf toe), especially by athletes, and to alleviating pain so that the person may continue to function somewhat normally after such an injury and experience less discomfort until the injury has been rehabilitated. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • This injury is commonly referred to as "Turf-toe" because of its increased regularity since the introduction of artificial turf Turf toe injuries are common in many types of athletic events such as football, soccer, lacrosse and basketball, especially when the athlete is forced toward the ground with the heel in the air causing the MP joint to take all of weight. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • During the rehabilitation period, an individual may be in such severe pain from the injury whenever the toe extends upward making it difficult for the individual to walk on the foot, even for normal use. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Turf toe is an injury to the joint and connective tissue between the foot and one of the toes. (agilitydoctor.com)
  • Turf toe is named from the injury being associated with playing sports on rigid surfaces such as artificial turf. (agilitydoctor.com)
  • It is usually a sports injury that occurs as a result of jamming the toe suddenly or pushing off repetitively while running or jumping. (manskypodiatry.com)
  • Rehabilitation following turf toe injury and plantar plate repair. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Activities such as football, basketball, soccer, field hockey and lacrosse show the high incidence of injury to the great toe joint on artificial surfaces. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • There are two mechanisms of injury for turf toe. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • A Grade I turf toe injury is considered to be mild and the supporting soft tissue structure that encompass the great toe are only sprained or stretched. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Turf toe is an injury to the ligament at the base of the big toe. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Turf toe is a soft tissue injury diagnosed by the evaluation of presenting symptoms, history of the injury and physical examination of the injured toe joint. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Turf toe recovery time can take anywhere from 1-2 weeks in light injury, all the way up to 6+ months in severe injuries. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • A severe turf toe injury can eventually lead to big toe joint arthritis. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • The aim of this simple sports taping technique is to prevent excessive bending back (hyperextension) of the big toe following Turf Toe injury. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • A good pair of shoes and a turf plate can be enough to prevent re-injury. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • In order to correctly diagnose turf toe, Dr. Vargas will ask you extensive questions about how the injury occurred, what you do for a living, athletic endeavors that you pursue and your foot type as well as many other questions designed to get at the bottom of why the injury happened. (thefootpros.com)
  • On Wednesday, Mahomes will have the procedure to repair a torn plantar plate in his foot, an injury also known as turf toe, a source confirmed to The Athletic. (theathletic.co.uk)
  • The injury usually results from excessive upward bending of the big toe joint. (aplfeet.com)
  • The condition can be caused from either jamming the toe, or repetitive injury when pushing off repeatedly when running or jumping. (aplfeet.com)
  • The name "turf toe" comes from the fact that this injury is especially common among athletes who play on artificial turf. (aplfeet.com)
  • If turf toe is caused by repetitive actions that cause injury, the signs and symptoms will usually begin slowly and can gradually worsen. (aplfeet.com)
  • Turf toe can also be caused by a direct injury leading to damage of the bone beneath the cartilage. (aplfeet.com)
  • Actually, turf toe is a general name for an injury that can happen other places. (coreperformance.com)
  • 11. Beanie Wells left the Arizona Cardinals ' game in the second half with a toe injury and didn't return. (nfl.com)
  • Barksdale had missed four starts with a turf toe injury. (upi.com)
  • But he suffered a turf toe injury and is now 'week to week' which usually means at least a few weeks. (nfl.com)
  • Turf toe is a famously slow injury to heal. (nfl.com)
  • Turf toe, an innocuous name for an injury that can be excruciating for athletes, is soft tissue damage around the big toe joint, usually caused by hyperextension. (bleacherreport.com)
  • This book describes Turf Toe, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Turf toe is a disorder that depicts a hyperextension injury to the plantar metatarsophalangeal-sesamoid complex of the big toe. (smashwords.com)
  • Turf toe indicates a substantial injury to the big toe. (smashwords.com)
  • As artificial turf became popular in sports such as football, the incidence of MTP joint injuries appeared to increase. (medscape.com)
  • During a roundtable discussion in 1975 regarding the benefits and drawbacks of artificial turf, Garrick first suggested the relationship between first MTP joint sprains and the use of synthetic playing surfaces. (medscape.com)
  • After the development of artificial turf, many players complained of poor traction with traditional shoes designed for use on grass surfaces. (medscape.com)
  • Turf toe became more common among American football players when artificial turf, which is harder than grass, came into more widespread use on football fields, giving rise to the term 'turf toe. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Turf toe is common among American football players who play on artificial turf, which tends to be harder and less shock absorbent than real grass. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • It occurs when the great toe is forced upward such as when an athlete cuts hard on artificial turf. (footeducation.com)
  • The term "Turf Toe" was first coined by Bowers and Martin 1 in a 1976 article describing capsuloligamentous sprains at the first metatarsophalangeal joint sustained by collegiate football players on artificial turf. (radsource.us)
  • Artificial turf is often harder than natural grass. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • However, anyone can get turf toe, including people who do not exercise on artificial turf. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The condition is more common in athletes who play on artificial turf. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An increase in the number of traumatic injuries to the metatarsophalangeal joint of the big toe, also known as turf toe, has been due to rise in participation on artificial playing surfaces and the use of more flexible shoewear. (sportsfootankle.com)
  • As it is more common in athletes playing on artificial turf, especially those involved in field sports such as football, baseball and soccer, it is known as turf toe. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • It is called turf toe because it most commonly affects athletes that play on an artificial playing field where the danger of cleats grabbing into the surface and causing the big toe to over bend. (thefootpros.com)
  • Artificial turf is a surface of synthetic fibers made to look like natural grass. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main reason is maintenance-artificial turf stands up to heavy use, such as in sports, and requires no irrigation or trimming. (wikipedia.org)
  • Domed, covered, and partially covered stadiums may require artificial turf because of the difficulty of getting grass enough sunlight to stay healthy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artificial turf does have its downside, however: limited life, periodic cleaning requirements, petroleum use, toxic chemicals from infill, and heightened health and safety concerns. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artificial turf first gained substantial attention in 1966, when it was installed in the year-old Astrodome. (wikipedia.org)
  • this term since then became a generic trademark for any artificial turf throughout the late 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Chaney, who moved to Raleigh, North Carolina, in 1960 and later served as Dean of the North Carolina State University College of Textiles, headed the team of Research Triangle Park researchers who created the first notable artificial turf. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artificial turf was first installed in 1964 on a recreation area at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island. (wikipedia.org)
  • More than 11,000 artificial turf playing fields have been installed nationally. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artificial turf was first used in Major League Baseball in the Houston Astrodome in 1966, replacing the grass field used when the stadium opened a year earlier. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Chicago White Sox became the first team to install artificial turf in an outdoor stadium, as they used it in the infield and adjacent foul territory at Comiskey Park from 1969 through 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artificial turf was later installed in other new multi-purpose stadiums such as Pittsburgh's Three Rivers Stadium, Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium, and Cincinnati's Riverfront Stadium. (wikipedia.org)
  • When playing sports on artificial turf the foot can stick to the hard surface, resulting in jamming of the big toe joint. (aplfeet.com)
  • There has also been some indication that less-supportive flexible shoes worn on artificial turf are also to blame. (aplfeet.com)
  • It is a rare and debilitating disorder, mostly seen in American footballers after the introduction of harder, artificial 'turf' surfaces. (smashwords.com)
  • Seventh-ranked, UCLA's high-scoring offense had not fared well on artificial turf, and needed a late interception by the Bruin defense to remain undefeated and escape with a 13-10 win. (wikipedia.org)
  • As many as 50% of individuals with turf toe injuries have persistent symptoms after 5 years. (medscape.com)
  • These include hyperplantarflexion injuries ("sand toe"), as well as valgus- and varus-type injuries. (medscape.com)
  • Turf toe injuries result in pain at the base of the great toe. (footeducation.com)
  • Patients with turf toe injuries will have pain in the great toe region especially at the base of the toe in the sole of the foot (the plantar surface). (footeducation.com)
  • Plain x-rays should be reviewed to rule out other injuries such as sesamoid fractures and other fractures involving the great toe. (footeducation.com)
  • However, x-rays in turf toe injuries are usually negative. (footeducation.com)
  • Non-operative treatment is usually effective for grade 1 and 2 turf toe injuries (partial tearing). (footeducation.com)
  • Patients will initially often have to avoid all activities and in acute severe turf toe injuries, crutches are often needed. (footeducation.com)
  • In Turf toe injuries where there is complete tearing of the plantar soft-tissues of the great toe, surgical repair may be needed. (footeducation.com)
  • Turf toe injuries that do not adequately recover may benefit from turf toe surgery as well. (footeducation.com)
  • Injuries to the metatarsophalangeal region of the great toe were once considered relatively uncommon, but now are recognized as a frequent cause of morbidity and lost playing time in the athlete, particularly among American football players. (radsource.us)
  • A sprained toe often results from injuries and accidents that bend the toe too far or stretch it beyond its natural range. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Big toe injuries, known as turf toe , result from hyperextension of the big toe joint as the heel is raised off the ground. (thefootdoctorms.com)
  • More severe injuries may require tapes or casts to protect the big toe from excessive movement. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Occasionally, surgical intervention or physical therapy may be required for very severe turf toe injuries. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • According to a 2003 article in the British Journal of Sports Mallet Toe Medicine," a flat or high arch is one of many risk factors for lower extremity injuries including foot injuries. (soup.io)
  • Turf-toe injuries can be extremely painful and typically require at least six weeks to rehabilitate. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Here we explain the common injuries which cause sudden, or gradual onset toe pain. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • The following injuries cause gradual onset or chronic toe pain. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Injuries to the great toe that cause turf toe are graded into three categories. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Grade II turf toe injuries are considered moderate in severity. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Grade III injuries are considered severe in nature because of the considerable swelling, pain on palpation, restriction of range of motion, inability to bear any weight on the injured foot and diffuse black-and-blue appearance of the great toe. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • The following are general principle guidelines for turf toe injuries. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Sometimes, Grade III turf toe injuries do not heal appropriately with conservative care and result in chronic pain and instability. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • These are great products for minor turf toe injuries. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • The custom made X1 ProBlade ® TriFlex high energy return design was created to treat injuries to the great toe without limiting athletic performance. (indianabrace.com)
  • In this series of articles we'll be discussing sesamoid injuries, hallux limitus and hallux rigidus , turf toe , and other, similar first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint injuries. (drpribut.com)
  • Turf toe, sesamoiditis, and hallux rigidus are a functionally interconnected set of injuries. (drpribut.com)
  • Turf toe and a sesamoid fracture are closely related injuries . (bleacherreport.com)
  • Background: The prevalence of turf toe injuries has increased in recent years. (ku.edu)
  • This rigid orthotic insert treats turf toe, hallux limitus, and hallux rigidus. (myfootshop.com)
  • The Carbon Graphite Turf Toe Plate - Flat is used in the treatment of turf toe , hallux limitus , hallux rigidus , arthritis , and great toe fractures . (myfootshop.com)
  • According to the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society , hallux rigidus is the most common cause of arthritis pain at the base of the big toe. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Clyde's "TriZone X1 GoBlade" for Turf Toe, Hallux Rigidus, & General Great Toe Pain. (indianabrace.com)
  • Hallux Rigidus is a stiff & painful big toe, specifically at the base of the joint. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Big toe joint arthritis is also known as hallux rigidus and can form a very large big toe joint spur. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • Hallux rigidus is a form of degenerative arthritis that causes pain and stiffness of the joint at the base of the big toe. (healthline.com)
  • Beneath the big toe joint there is a strong ligament that connects the metatarsal bone (part of the foot) to the proximal phalanx bone (base of the big toe). (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • While gout can really occur in any joint of the body, it usually attacks the big toe first, followed by the ankle, heel, knee, wrist, elbows, and even the spine. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • If you have pain at the big toe joint or any other foot/ankle ailment, please call us at 972-542-2155 to be evaluated. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • According to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) , it commonly occurs in the joint of the big toe. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Fulper has turf toe and also seems to have an ankle problem. (latimes.com)
  • For example, dropping a heavy object on the toes could fracture a toe bone, but it is unlikely to affect the ligaments. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • If there is severe pain, swelling, and bruising, a doctor should examine the toe to rule out a fracture and provide treatment if necessary. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A sudden hyperextension of the great toe can vary in degree, the joint capsule can be torn from the metatarsal head, articular cartilage damage can occur, or sometimes a fracture of the bone structure can occur. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Often with fractures of the smaller toes, you may not even be aware you have a fracture. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Sesamoiditis of the big toe joint is the inflammation and possible fracture of the two bones underneath your big toe joint. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • When trauma occurs to a toe, the result can be a painful break (fracture). (discontdpm.com)
  • Approximately six months ago, I suffered an avulsion fracture on the metatarsal joint of my big toe. (drblakeshealingsole.com)
  • If you injure the joint enough to get an avulsion fracture, then you had to technically develop a version of Turf Toe. (drblakeshealingsole.com)
  • Fracture the sesamoid, and you get symptoms similar to an acute case of turf toe: swelling, some limited motion and pain whenever you try to use your toe for something like running, cutting, planting or walking. (bleacherreport.com)
  • A metatarsal pad may be advised to cushion the area under the toe. (denverhealth.org)
  • 3a) In this dorsal 3D depiction of the metatarsophalangeal joint of the great toe, the metatarsal head has been removed and the proximal phalanx is flexed and distracted to better demonstrate the plantar plate and the embedded medial (M) and lateral (L) sesamoids. (radsource.us)
  • Anatomy: The great toe joint, or first metatarsal joint consists of two bones. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • If the first metatarsal is limitied in its' ability to plantarflex, the joint will jam resulting in funtional hallux limitus, which as we know is one of the causes of turf toe. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • Swelling and pain at the joint of the big toe and metatarsal bone in the foot. (blogspot.com)
  • For example, the fifth metatarsal, known as the little or pinky toe, is susceptible to a variety of different fractures. (feetfxn.com)
  • Turf toe is caused by hyperextension and dorsiflexion of the first metatarsal phalangeal joint. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • It is a chronic jamming of the big toe on to the first metatarsal which causes a spur on top of the Bone & and limitation of motion and a stiff toe. (kcfootcare.com)
  • The metatarsophalangeal joints ( MTP joints ) are the joints between the metatarsal bones of the foot and the proximal bones ( proximal phalanges ) of the toes . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Moleskin Turf Toe Strap TT-61 relieves joint and toe pain by reducing inflammation associated with turf toe and other joint conditions such as arthritis, hyper-extended toe and arch sprains. (vitalitymedical.com)
  • Turf-toe: an analysis of metatarsophalangeal joint sprains in professional football players. (springer.com)
  • Although primarily a hinge joint that flexes and extends, motion at the great toe metatarsophalangeal joint includes rotary and sliding components. (radsource.us)
  • [0003] In many athletic events and in some types of non-athletic occupations, the first metatarsophalangeal joint (MP joint) becomes injured because the great toe is suddenly hyper-extended. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • The hallucal sesamoid bones are associated as a portion of the first metatarsophalangeal joint complex, along with the big toe and the first metatarsophalangeal joint. (drpribut.com)
  • Pain and tenderness on bending the toe or pulling (stretching) it upwards. (blogspot.com)
  • Symptoms include pain, tenderness, and swelling of the toe joint. (thefootdoctorms.com)
  • Symptoms are pretty cut and dried: pain and tenderness at the big toe joint, pain during pushing off, and pain with passive movement of the big toe joint. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • Symptoms include tenderness and pain at the inside of the great toe, and are worsened by wearing shoes with a narrow or pointy toe box. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • If we recognize that painful stage one turf toe (hallux limitus) may be due to bone pain, we then realize that turf toe should be treated aggressively to insure the long term viability of the joint. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • It may seem even a bit laughable to think of an inflammation of the big toe as something that needs to be taken seriously, but in reality gout is a very painful disease. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • Sprained toes are often tender and painful, but it is still possible to move them. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A broken (fractured) bone in your forefoot or in one of your toes is often painful, but rarely disabling. (feetfxn.com)
  • Your toe will be painful and tender. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • A corn or callus may develop at the top of the toe and the joint may feel painful. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Toe fractures can be very painful and usually occur as a result of severe impact or trauma such as stubbing your toe, or being stamped on. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • It is a painful condition which usually results from jamming of the toe into the ground or excessive backward bending of the toe. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Turf toe is a rather funny name for a painful and aggravating condition. (thefootpros.com)
  • A broken toe is extremely painful and needs immediate attention. (discontdpm.com)
  • The X1 ProBlade's TriFlex design is only stiff where you need it to be stiff (beneath the big toe) to stop painful extension in Zone 1 the 1st MTP (your great toe). (indianabrace.com)
  • Gout is a painful form of arthritis that's often focused on the big toe. (healthline.com)
  • Painful sesamoid of the great toe. (springer.com)
  • This leads to pain and swelling in the toe. (footeducation.com)
  • Patients will complain of pain in the great toe, swelling, a limp, and an inability to run. (footeducation.com)
  • This will limit swelling and support your toe. (mednhealth.com)
  • The pain may also be associated with swelling and limitation of movement of the big toe. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • The immediate treatment of turf toe is aimed at reduction of the swelling and inflammation of the affected joint. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Symptoms of turf toe include pain, some swelling and a discernible pop may have occurred. (thefootpros.com)
  • I did have a bone spur/swelling to the side the joint, and my range of motion was much more limited with my big toe, but I was nearly pain-free and able to walk. (drblakeshealingsole.com)
  • The signs and symptoms of turf toe can include pain, swelling, and limited joint movement. (aplfeet.com)
  • Specifically within the current stay-at-home period, there's been a rise in certain conditions involving heel pain and nerve pain in between the toes, in part because people aren't wearing supportive shoes, says Grace Torres-Hodges, DPM, a podiatrist based in Pensacola, Florida, and APMA spokesperson.There's a lot going on in your feet, thanks to lots of bones, ligaments and tendons. (wyff4.com)
  • The Carbon Graphite Turf Toe Plate - Flat is a stiff orthotic insert designed to limit the range of motion of your big toe, while allowing your smaller toes free range of motion. (myfootshop.com)
  • The four smaller toes each have three joints, while the big toe has two. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Hammer toe is a condition which causes one or more of the smaller toes to become bent upwards. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • With too much upward force on the great toe, the soft-tissues (capsule) lining the base of the great toe joint is injured or in some instances completely torn. (footeducation.com)
  • With enough force, the soft-tissues (capsule) on the under surface of the great toe will be torn either partially or completely. (footeducation.com)
  • If the capsule is significantly torn the great toe joint may be noted to be unstable. (footeducation.com)
  • Repairing the torn soft-tissue (plantar plate or plantar capsule) at the base of the great toe. (footeducation.com)
  • An external force is placed on the big toe, and the soft tissue structures that support the big toe on the top are torn or ruptured. (thefootdoctorms.com)
  • Moving the great toe upwards will often create pain. (footeducation.com)
  • The principles of treatment are to limit great toe movement while healing occurs and to control the symptoms of pain. (footeducation.com)
  • The Turf Toe Plate - Carbon Graphite - Flat limits the range of motion in the great toe, relieving pain in the great toe joint by providing a Morton's extension that extends under the big toe. (myfootshop.com)
  • The toe spring creates a forefoot rocker, off-loading forefoot pain. (myfootshop.com)
  • Pain associated with stage one turf toe (hallux limitus) is either synovial pain or bone pain. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • Pain with turf toe is experienced during walking and running activities. (healthreachrehab.com)
  • Pain is located at the big toe joint and is usually worse at the bottom. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • What causes big toe pain? (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Arthritis, fractures, and gout may all cause big toe pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Most cases of big toe pain are easily treatable with over-the-counter (OTC) remedies. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This article provides more information on common causes of pain in the big toe, along with some of their symptoms and treatments. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Various conditions cause big toe pain, with some being more serious than others. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The most common symptom is pain while walking or doing any physical activity that puts pressure on the foot and toe. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An ingrown toenail is a common cause of pain or discomfort in the big toe. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • My big toe was in horrible pain, so i went to emergency room. (goutforum.org)
  • Pain caused by turf toe can last for as long as three weeks. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • The TriZone X1 GoBlade is fabricated to enhance natural foot motion while easing great toe pain. (indianabrace.com)
  • Ice - Apply ice or cold pack to your toe for 15 to 20 minutes, 4 times a day for 2 to 3 days or until the pain goes away. (mednhealth.com)
  • Did your toe pain occur suddenly or develop gradually over time? (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • It is a common and frustrating cause of toe pain. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • The following are causes of toe pain which occur suddenly. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Severe pain will appear at the time of impact and can be reproduced by trying to bend the toe. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • The predominant symptom of turf toe is pain at the base of the big toe which is sudden in onset. (sydneyorthopaedic.com.au)
  • Turf toe pain can last for a very long time. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • It can lead to redness, soreness and pain in the big toe joint. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • This can lead to middle toe soreness and pain. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • I also still have pain at the top of the big toe, and around the ball of my foot and arch. (drblakeshealingsole.com)
  • The X1 ProBlade absorbs shock at a unique deep relief pocket under the great toe and adds a beneficial pain relieving high energy pop for increased pain free forward propulsion. (indianabrace.com)
  • Can midodrine cause severe neuropathic foot/toe nerve pain? (healthtap.com)
  • In the early stages of an ingrown nail, your toe may become hard, swollen, and tender. (healthline.com)
  • In severe fractures, your toe may look deformed. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Severe toe fractures may be treated with a splint, cast, and in some cases, minor surgery. (discontdpm.com)
  • Is severe nerve root with paralysis of the inner left leg, and big toe paraylis surgicaly repairable. (healthtap.com)
  • Turf toe usually happens when a person bends their toes too far upward, such as when pushing off to run or climb. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Turf toe can occur after a very vigorous upward bending of the big toe. (blogspot.com)
  • For example, a football player in a kneeling position may be suddenly pushed forward, causing the big toe to bend upward toward the leg. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Turf toe is a sprained joint in the big toe due to excessive upward bending. (manskypodiatry.com)
  • Turf toe occurs after a very vigorous upward bending of the big toe. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • As the individual starts to return to sporting activity they will often benefit from taping the big toe and using a Morton's extension splint. (footeducation.com)
  • The key to good placement is to make sure the morton's extension piece is underneath your big toe, regardless of where the back of the plate ends on your foot. (myfootshop.com)
  • Flat Carbon Graphite Turf Toe Plates are thin, 3/4-length inserts that have a rigid Morton's extension and are completely flat. (myfootshop.com)
  • Molded Turf Toe Plates are thin, unfinished 3/4-length, carbon graphite arch supports with an arch and rigid Morton's extension. (myfootshop.com)
  • Morton's neuroma causes a thickening of the tissue around the nerves between the bases of the toes (usually between the third and fourth toes). (webmd.com)
  • Turf toe occurs when the big toe is forced to extend beyond its normal range of motion. (denverhealth.org)
  • It occurs when the big toe bends back beyond its normal range of motion. (healthreachrehab.com)
  • Ginyard is battling a case of turf toe, Williams said. (espn.com)
  • Stiff-soled shoes or rigid orthotics may be advised to keep the toe from hyperextending. (denverhealth.org)
  • However, to reduce your risk of getting turf toe, wear stiff-soled athletic shoes when playing sports. (denverhealth.org)
  • Stiff-soled shoes or rigid orthotics - Wear stiff-soled shoes or rigid orthotic inserts in your shoes to keep your toe from hyperextending. (mednhealth.com)
  • In the long run, a stiff-soled shoe or turf toe inserts may also be a wise move. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • We will examine the range of motion and the multiple bones/ligaments that make up the big toe joint. (advancedfoottexas.com)
  • Ligaments connect the bones in the toes and allow these digits to move. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Stress fractures usually occur in the bones of the forefoot extending from the toes to the middle of the foot. (feetfxn.com)
  • This means that instead of using the muscles that support the arch, you are relying on ligaments and bones to support the foot with each step, allowing your arch to collapse, and push off is occurring from the great toe rather than the ball of the foot. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • It starts with the big toe leaning toward the second toe, and over time the angle of the bones change and produce an increasingly protruding bump. (healthline.com)
  • The sesamoids are tiny seed-shaped bones in the knuckle of the big toe that act as "pulleys" for the tendons in the foot. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Near your big toe are 2 bones that are connected only by tendons. (webmd.com)
  • Surgery is usually not needed to treat turf toe, and is only used for patients who have symptoms that do not go away or for athletes whose levels of play are affected. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • What can the athlete do to treat turf toe? (carolinafootspecialists.net)
  • A claw toe is a lesser toe with dorsiflexion of the proximal phalanx on the lesser metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint and concurrent flexion of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) and distal interphalangeal (DIP) joints (see the images below). (medscape.com)
  • When the toe is bent upwards this causes damage to the ligaments which can become stretched. (blogspot.com)
  • When stepping or running, there are moments when the toes are bent, and the toes and ball of the foot carry a larger proportion of body weight than they do when standing still. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, resembling a hammer. (feetfxn.com)
  • Assess the taping to ensure the big toe cannot be bent back and the tape is secure. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • Then, with the toe bent upwards (still standing) 30 degrees another set of xrays see if the sesamoids are still equal in there position from the joint. (drblakeshealingsole.com)
  • Turf toe can also occur when the toe is hyper-extended by a sudden stop in running. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • Additionally, sudden trauma such as a motor vehicle accident where a driver braces the feet against the floor can result in turf toe. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • During these brief moments, it is possible for the big toe to be overextended due to a sudden or repetitive force. (laorthopedicandpaincenter.com)
  • Bunions are misaligned big toe joints that can become swollen and tender, causing the first joint of the big toe to slant outward, and the second joint to angle toward the other toes. (feetfxn.com)
  • You should have an 'X' of tape with the cross passing over the joint of the big toe. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • It can occur when the shoes grip the surface hard and stick, moving the bodyweight forward while the big toe up bends up and beyond its normal range of motion. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • Treatment of turf toe varies with the type of healthcare provider and includes the use of rest, shoe modifications, orthotics, steroid injections and surgery. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • Proper treatment of turf toe can help prevent long-term complications or problems with the toe joint such as misalignment and immobility. (mednhealth.com)
  • Instead, a toe bone becomes cracked or fractured. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • That's an irritation or inflammation of the band of tough tissue connecting the heel bone to the toes. (webmd.com)
  • The great toe will be forced upwards as the rest of the foot rolls over the firmly planted toe. (footeducation.com)
  • Turf toe is commonly seen in contact sports such as football, soccer, and rugby. (footeducation.com)
  • Learn more about sesamoiditis and turf toe in the latest edition of The Trainer's Room. (midwestsportsfans.com)
  • Turf toe is typically the result of repetitive movements. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Given the fact that toes are positioned in front of the feet, they typically sustain the brunt of such trauma. (discontdpm.com)
  • Typically, this occurs in the second and third toes. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • Typically, the DIP joint is extended in a hammer toe. (medscape.com)
  • Your toe will typically heal in four to six weeks. (healthline.com)
  • Brophy et al found that in professional football players with a history of turf toe, first MTP dorsiflexion was significantly lower in halluces with a turf-toe history (40.6 ± 15.1º vs 48.4 ± 12.8º), and peak hallucal pressures were higher. (medscape.com)
  • Claw toe is distinguished from hammer toe by the combination of dorsiflexion of the MTP joint and plantarflexion of the DIP joint in the former condition (see the image below). (medscape.com)
  • What can the athlete doto prevent turf toe? (blogspot.com)
  • In the absence of a device for restricting hyperextension, an athlete, who applies greater flexure to the toe during sporting events, is essentially unable to perform during the rehabilitation period. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Additionally, strapping of the great toe to limit motion may allow a highly competitive athlete to return to activities quicker. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Side note - I've got the bad big toe in the same foot as plantar fasciitis, and I recently picked up some freezy socks - basically ice packs built into socks - and they work absolutely awesome. (golfwrx.com)
  • Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. (feetfxn.com)
  • The great toe will often be swollen. (footeducation.com)
  • A stress x-ray or fluoroscopy may demonstrate excessive movement (instability) of the great toe joint when the great toe joint is stressed. (footeducation.com)
  • Limiting great toe motion: A Cast Boot ( CAM Walker ), or a rigid soled shoe can be used to limit motion through the great toe and protect the injured tissue while it heals. (footeducation.com)
  • Both of these treatments are designed to limit the motion of the great toe and thereby protect it. (footeducation.com)
  • The Turf Toe Plate - Carbon Graphite - Flat is thin enough to fit into most shoes and stiff enough to limit the range of motion of the great toe joint. (myfootshop.com)
  • The great toe withstands 40-60% of body weight during normal gait, and this load increases several fold with running or jumping 5 . (radsource.us)
  • The paired medial and lateral sesamoids are critical components of normal function at the joint, reducing friction and providing vital shock absorption at the great toe. (radsource.us)
  • Biomechanics: The motion of the great toe joint is dependant upon the plantarflexion of the first metatasal. (naturaltreatmentforgout.info)
  • The apparatus is created to allow for a natural extension of the great toe. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • The strap together with the orthotic will allow the great toe to have dorsal Extension, while preventing the toe from hyperextension. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Hallux is Latin for 'big toe' or 'great toe' and yes, you can guess that rigidus simply means rigid or stiff. (sportsinjuryclinic.net)
  • Other non-sporting causes include change in shoe gear, limited range of motion of the great toe joint, and sometimes flat foot conditions. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • The most common cause is hyperextension of the great toe joint. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • The great toe joint is hyper-extended as the heel is raised off the ground. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • There is generally tears to the joint capsule, ruptured, ligaments and possibly compression damage to the articular cartilage of the great toe. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • C" signifies compression, which is done by taping the great toe in a compression dressing or strapping. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • For example, the use of a stiffer athletic shoe to resist motion of the great toe or the insertion of an orthotic to increase the support of the great toe. (indianafootandanklecenters.com)
  • Turf toe plates are a great alternative to taping. (michiganfootdoctors.com)
  • This is seen in people who wear light flexible shoes (minimalist shoes, like Nanos and Inov8s ) or with movements that require repeated, forced hyperextension of the great toe ( box jumps , double unders , triple extension in the Olympic lifts). (breakingmuscle.com)
  • There are a couple of great taping techniques you can also do to limit the motion of the toe and provide a little support. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • Over time, the angulation of the great toe in reference to the foot increases. (breakingmuscle.com)
  • Each X1 ProBlade has a thin piece of ShearBan® covering the great toes relief pocket to reduce shear forces caused in cutting sports and reduces blisters. (indianabrace.com)
  • Unique stress relief pocket decreases compressive forces under the great toe. (indianabrace.com)
  • caused by forced hyperextension at the MTP joint of the great toe. (studystack.com)
  • 2009). When Australopithecus evolved with a more modern alignment of the great toe, hominids became obligate bipeds and as they evolved to Homo habilis and Homo erectus gained the ability to run. (drpribut.com)
  • Traumatic lesions of the great toe in athletes. (springer.com)
  • In contrast, a hammer toe may have some hyperextension at the MTP joint or some flexion at the DIP joint, but it does not have both concurrently. (medscape.com)
  • Plastic model of hammer toe. (medscape.com)
  • Hammer toe is differentiated from curly toe, which has combined plantarflexion of all three joints (see the first image below), as well as from mallet toe , which has a neutral position of the MTP and PIP joints and flexion at the DIP joint (see the second and third images below). (medscape.com)