Biomechanical and Morphometric Properties of the Long Flexor Tendons of the Toes A Cadaver Study

BEGER O., Tumentemur G., UZUN Ç., Keskinoz E. N., ELVAN Ö., Uzmansel D., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN PODIATRIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, vol.109, no.4, pp.282-290, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: We sought to show the biomechanical and morphometric properties of flexor hallucis longus (FHL) and flexor digitorum longus (FDL) tendon grafts harvested by specific surgical approaches and to assess the contribution of FHL slips to the long flexor tendons of the toes.