What is Metatarsal resection?

Category: Surgeries


A metatarsal resection is foot surgery performed to correct bone deformity in toes caused by rheumatoid arthritis. A part of one of the affected toe bone(s), the phalangeal head, is removed so that the toe can lie flat.


Stopped having Metatarsal resection

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Metatarsal resection.