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Toe fusion

Toe fusion

Toe fusion: Toe fusion is permanently joining the bones that comprise the toe joint with screws, essentially locking the toe in place to eliminate pain.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Toe fusion

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Toe fusion:

Non-Surgical Options: Toe fusion

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Toe fusion:

Other Surgical Options: Toe fusion

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Toe fusion may include these surgeries:

Procedure Complications: Toe fusion

Possible surgical complications of Toe fusion may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Toe fusion

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is excellent. Joint pain is relieved in most cases.

Toe fusion: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Toe fusion) include:

  • Toe arthrodesis
  • Toe joint fusion
  • Joint fusion- Toe

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