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Traumatic Dislocation of the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint with Tibial Sesamoid Fracture

A Case Report of a Type III B Dislocation

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  • 1 Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
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We present a case report about traumatic dislocation of the first metatarsophalangeal joint and patterns of injury. We are unaware of previous reports in the literature describing this unusual variant. (J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 98(2): 149–152, 2008)

Corresponding author: Robert Mendicino, DPM, The Foot and Ankle Institute of Western Pennsylvania, 4800 Friendship Ave, North Tower, First Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15224. (E-mail: rmendicino@faiwp.com)