A case report of true prehallux

Takayuki Okumoto, Noriko Aramaki, Yoshihiro Taguchi, Yoshikazu Inoue, Kyoichi Matsuzaki, Kazuo Kishi

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Preaxial prehallux is a rare clinical manifestation among patients with polydactyly. Few cases arising from tarsal bones have been reported. We present a case of a true prehallux occurring in a patient with a bilateral complete cleft lip, palate, and alveolus.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26-29
Number of pages4
JournalJPRAS Open
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2015



  • Polydactyly
  • Surgical treatment
  • Tarsal bones
  • True prehallux

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Okumoto, T., Aramaki, N., Taguchi, Y., Inoue, Y., Matsuzaki, K., & Kishi, K. (2015). A case report of true prehallux. JPRAS Open, 4(1), 26-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpra.2015.03.008