equinovarus


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equinovarus

 [e-kwi″no-var´us]
talipes equinovarus.

tal·i·pes e·qui·no·va'r·us

talipes equinus and talipes varus combined; the foot is plantarflexed, inverted, and adducted.

equinovarus

/equi·no·va·rus/ (-va´rus) talipes equinovarus.

equinovarus

See clubfoot.

equinovarus

Talipes equinovarus Orthopedics A type of clubfoot which involves different muscle groups: tibialis anterior, tibialis posterior, extensor hallucis longus, gastrocnemius and lack of peroneal activation; the heel is turned toward the midline, the foot plantarflexed, the inner border of the foot is supinated, and the anterior foot is displaced medial to the vertical axis

tal·i·pes e·qui·no·var·us

(tal'i-pēz ē-kwī-nō-vā'rŭs)
Talipes equinus and talipes varus combined; the foot is plantiflexed, inverted, and adducted.
Synonym(s): clubfoot, club foot, equinovarus.

equinovarus

talipes equinovarus; a foot deformity in which the heel is turned inward and the foot is plantar flexed.
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The congenital talipes equinovarus (CTEV) is a common congenital orthopaedic anomaly afflicting an estimated 1 to 2 newborns per 1000 live births.
The aim of this pilot study was to analyze changes in pressure measurements following motor nerve block and selective tibial neurotomy in adults with spastic equinovarus foot.
As the number of the cases reported increased, it was understood that facial signs including pressed and flat face, hypertelorism, short palpebral fissures, cleft palate, small chin and short neck, hypoplastic scapula, costa defect, narrow chest and pes equinovarus were also associated with this disease in addition to the findings described initially (3).
It is associated with congenital abnormalities such as metatarsus adductus (pigeon toe), torticollis (wry neck), infantile spina bifida and talipes equinovarus (club foot).
A deformity of the lower leg and ankle joint called talipes equinovarus (club foot) and talipes calcaneovalgus (foot is turned outward).
There has not been a general consensus regarding clubfoot grading, but it has been classified as flexible and rigid talipes equinovarus deformity.
Surgery for equinovarus deformity in Friedreich's ataxia improves mobility and independence.
People with this condition from birth are characterized by internal rotation of the shoulders, tenderness of the elbows, flexed wrists, hosted thumbs, ulnar deviation, also with round face, asymmetrical front capillary hemangioma, micrognathia, equinovarus deformation, absence of skin folds, stiff joints, contractures, flexion usually affecting the distal joints, proximals and spine (Figures 1 and 2).
The offspring was with multiple anomalies like scalp defects, protrusion of dura mater, microcephaly and equinovarus deformities.
Achilloplasty in 9 ICP patients with equinovarus and distal tendotomy of musculus rectus femoris in 3 ICP patients with flexion contracture of hip joint were the surgeries to correct knee joint recurvation due to deformity of adjacent lower extremity's joints.
Does the treatment of spastic equinovarus deformity following stroke with botulinum toxin increase gait velocity?
The offspring was with multiple anomalies like fronto-nasal bone, scalp defect and protrusion of duramater, microcephaly and equinovarus deformities were also present.