BACKGROUND: Anecdotal evidence suggests that specimens submitted for histopathologic assessment during hallux valgus surgery most commonly reveal .Jul 18, 2016 Hallux valgus is considered to be a medial deviation of the first metatarsal and lateral deviation and/or rotation of the hallux, with or without .BACKGROUND: Hallux valgus (HV) is a common foot deformity. In severe stages of this condition, surgery is often necessary. Currently, there is no systematic .Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1981 Jun;(157):25-30. A new osteotomy for hallux valgus: a horizontally directed "V" displacement osteotomy of the metatarsal head for .Orthopade. 2017 May;46(5):395-401. doi: 10.1007/s00132-017-3410-x. [Conservative treatment of hallux valgus : What can be achieved with splints and insoles .