Flashcards in 3- Common Lower Limb Variations Deck (7)
At birth, chuldren normally have valgus legs. True/False?
At birth, legs are normally varus (bow-legged) and eventually develop into valgus (knock-knee) at 3yrs old
Flat feet can be physiological. True/False?
Describe mobile/flexible flat feet
Flatted medial arch forms with dorsiflexion of great toe
What can cause flexible flat foot?
Flexible flat foot is only present on weight bearing. True/False?
Describe rigid flat foot
Medial arch remains flat regardless of weight bearing or dorsiflexion