Edmund M. Kosmahl, PT, EdD

 GONIOMETRY WEB SITE


METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT ABDUCTION

 MTP abduction goniometry picture

Test Position

  • Foot flat on table
  • Stabilize metatarsal
  • Abduct MTP

Normal Range

  • ???

Goniometer Alignment

  • Axis dorsum of center of metararsal head
  • Stationary arm aligned with metatarsal
  • Moving arm aligned with proximal phalange

Normal End Feel

  • Capsular

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