Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Hallux limitus

Hallux limitus: Introduction

Hallux limitus: The early stages of toe stiffness due to degenerative arthritis of the base of the big toe. As the condition progresses and the toe becomes totally immobile and the condition is then called hallux rigidus. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hallux limitus is available below.

Symptoms of Hallux limitus

Treatments for Hallux limitus

Wrongly Diagnosed with Hallux limitus?

Hallux limitus: Complications

Read more about complications of Hallux limitus.

Causes of Hallux limitus

Read more about causes of Hallux limitus.

Misdiagnosis and Hallux limitus

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, more »

Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis". This arthritic condition tends to more »

Hallux limitus: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hallux limitus

Medical research articles related to Hallux limitus include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Hallux limitus: Animations

Research about Hallux limitus

Visit our research pages for current research about Hallux limitus treatments.

Clinical Trials for Hallux limitus

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Hallux limitus include:

Hallux limitus: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Hallux limitus, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Hallux limitus:

A condition caused by degenerative arthritis (see OSTEOARTHRITIS) of the METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT of the great toe and characterized by pain and limited dorsiflexion, but relatively unrestricted plantar flexion. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Related Hallux limitus Info

More information about Hallux limitus

  1. Hallux limitus: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise