Disease Information for Pes cavus

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Plantar Pain
Foot deformity
Foot Pain
Lumpy/deformed feet
Midfoot pain
Plantar Heel Pain
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Plantar fasciitis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Lower extremity involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Skeletal (category)
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
Definition

Clubfoot with heel pointing inward, so angle is bowed at the ankle proper. Talipes means clubfoot deformity and varus or valgus modifier refers to the angle of the heel itself. Cavus and cavo- refer to the arch of the foot and equinus refers to the tip-toe position. The word calcaneus as modifier indicates severe dorsiflexion of the foot. CRM 2008

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