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2013
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Mrs. Johnson, 45 years old, has been under care of Dr. X for many years for a nonspecific autoimmune disease. In addition to the relentless physical symptoms of her condition … More…

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10
2012
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When you are recovering from surgery, no matter what type of procedure it was, it can be challenging. While physical discomfort can be addressed with medication, the way you position … More…

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April 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary. The answer is TRUE. Dr. Martin O'Malley, Orthopedic Surgeon, says: "Metatarsals are the long bones of the foot. They connect the toes to the rest of the foot and also comprise the ball of the foot. It isn't uncommon for elongated metatarsal issues to arise with dancers, but rarely activities."

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Hospital for Special Surgery
April 24, 2014 at 5:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary.

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