What are the contraindications for transmetatarsal amputation (TMA)?

Updated: Apr 29, 2021
  • Author: Palaniappan Lakshmanan, MBBS, MS, AFRCS, FRCS(Tr&Orth); Chief Editor: Erik D Schraga, MD  more...
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Contraindications for TMA include the following:

  • Tracking proximal infection, such as cellulitis
  • Lymphangitis

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