Sample Type / Medical Specialty: Podiatry
Podiatry is a branch of medicine devoted to the study, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle and lower leg.
Abscess with Cellulitis - Discharge Summary
Incision and drainage, first metatarsal head, left foot with culture and sensitivity.
Acute foot or ankle sprain, possible small fracture.
Hammertoe deformity, left fifth digit and ulceration of the left fifth digit plantolaterally. Arthroplasty of the left fifth digit proximal interphalangeal joint laterally and excision of plantar ulceration of the left fifth digit 3 cm x 1 cm in size.
Arthroplasty - Hammertoe
Arthroplasty of the right second digit. Hammertoe deformity of the right second digit.
A simple note on Athlete's foot, tinea pedis, a very common fungal skin infection of the foot.
Bone Removal - Metatarsal Head
Tailor's bunion, right foot. Removal of bone, right fifth metatarsal head.
Bunionectomy - Austin - Akin
Austin/akin bunionectomy, right foot. Bunion, right foot. The patient states she has had a bunion deformity for as long as she can remember that has progressively become worse and more painful.
Bunionectomy & Akin Osteotomy
Bunion, left foot. Bunionectomy with first metatarsal osteotomy base wedge type with internal screw fixation and Akin osteotomy with internal wire fixation of left foot.
Bunionectomy & Flexor Tenotomy
Bunionectomy with distal first metatarsal osteotomy and internal screw fixation, right foot. Proximal interphalangeal joint arthroplasty, bilateral fifth toes. Distal interphalangeal joint arthroplasty, bilateral third and fourth toes. Flexor tenotomy, bilateral third toes.
Bunionectomy & Metatarsal Osteotomy
Bunionectomy, SCARF type, with metatarsal osteotomy and internal screw fixation, left and arthroplasty left second toe. Bunion left foot and hammertoe, left second toe.