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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 109 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.7547/17-063
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN PODIATRIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.282-290

Abstract

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.