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What is a Tailor's bunion?

prominence of the 5th met head that may be directed dorsolaterally, laterally, or plantarly


In a Tailor's bunion, the 5th met assumes what position?

dorsiflexed, abducted, and everted position
(plantar concavity becomes positioned laterally, making it appear curved)


What is a splayfoot deformity?

increased 1st-2nd IMA (>12 deg) and increased 4th-5th IMA (>8 deg)


What is the name for the hyperkeratotic lesion overlying the PIPJ or distally in the digit lateral to the nail border in a Tailor's bunion?

Lister's corn