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Sonographic Findings Of A Semi-Professional Football Player With 1st Mtp Joint Pain: Gout Or Turf Toe?, David Jeong, Md, Caqsm, Cep, Rmsk, Danielle Snyderman, Md, Lauren Hersh, Md, Jeremy Close, Md Apr 2016

Sonographic Findings Of A Semi-Professional Football Player With 1st Mtp Joint Pain: Gout Or Turf Toe?, David Jeong, Md, Caqsm, Cep, Rmsk, Danielle Snyderman, Md, Lauren Hersh, Md, Jeremy Close, Md

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Purpose

Aim : To review the applications and indications of sonography for forefoot disorders, especially gout and plantar plate injury of 1st MTP joint.

Introduction

  • Forefoot disorders are common but forefoot ultrasound is underutilized.
  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound was utilized in initial workup evaluating acute on chronic 1st MTP joint pain in our case study.