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First Metatarsal

Summary Information: First Metatarsal

First Metatarsal: The first metatarsal is located in the foot, forming a portion of the central area of the foot. The first metatarsal articulates with the first proximal phalanx of the big toe, the second metatarsal and the medial cuneiform. The functions of the first metatarsal include creating structure for and supporting the movement of the foot, creating insertion points for muscles and ligaments, and storing some minerals, such as calcium and phosphorus.

Conditions that can afflict the first metatarsal include stress fracture, infection, trauma, fracture, arthritis, osteomyelitis and dislocations.

Closely Related Organs: First Metatarsal

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: First Metatarsal

The following conditions are related to the organ: First Metatarsal:

Other Names: First Metatarsal

The following are other names for the organ: First Metatarsal:

  • First metatarsal bone

Sub Parts: First Metatarsal

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: First Metatarsal:

  • Structure of the metatarsals

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: First Metatarsal

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: First Metatarsal:

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