Metatarsophalangeal sprain (turf toe)

Background

  • Acute or chronic hyperdorsiflexion of 1st MTP joint while foot remains in plantarflexion

Diagnosis

  • Clinical diagnosis
  • Passive ranging results in pathologically increased ROM
  • Imaging may show capsular avulsion

Treatment

  • Rest, ice, elevation

See Also

Source

  • Tintinalli