Clubfoot

Talipes equinovarus; Talipes

Clubfoot is when the foot turns inward and downward. It is a congenital condition, which means it is present at birth.

Club foot deformity

Clubfoot is the most common congenital disorder of the lower extremity. One or both feet turn downward and inward. Genetic and environmental factors in the development of the fetus are the apparent causes.

Club foot repair  - series

The normal position of the human foot is such that the sole of the foot is flat against the ground while walking. Clubfoot is a congenital abnormality in which the foot is adducted (angled inward). Correction of clubfoot is required for normal ambulation later in life.

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