• How many joints does the 5th toe have? A review of 606 patients of 655 foot radiographs.

      Moulton, Lawrence Stephen; Prasad, Seema; Lamb, Robert G; Sirikonda, Siva P; Department of Orthopaedics, Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust, Coombe Park, Bath, United Kingdom. Lawrence.moulton@doctors.net.uk (Elsevier, 2012-12)
      It is a common understanding that the fifth toe has three bones with two interphalangeal joints. However, our experience shows that a significant number have only two phalanges with one interphalangeal joint.