Adductus

Adductus

Fixation of a part in the position it would assume if adducted; in the transverse plane the distal end is displaced toward the midline.
Note: In practise, this term is waning popularity. The most viable modern equivalent would be “adducted position”.
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Tambien se ha observado por varios investigadores que la reduccion del angulo IMA y del metatarsus primus adductus, es posible solo con la utilizacion de la artrodesis de la primera AMTF (20).
It is a complex deformity comprising of equinus, varus, adductus and cavus.
Metatarsus adductus and selected radiographic measurements of the first ray in normal feet.
2v: "praesertim eximii illius serui Dei, ac optimi mei in Christo parentis Iohannis Caluini authoritate [sic] adductus, qui quum haec nostra, pro singulari sua in Ecclesiam Dei pietate, non modo legisset, sed etiam expendissetBeza, Iesu Christi Domini nostri Nouum testamentum siue Nouum foedus (Geneva, 1565) "Iohannis Caluini authoritate [sic] victus: cuius et viui iudicium tanti feci, et nunc (quando ita Deo visum est) nobis erepti memoriam sic veneror, vt quod illo hortatore susceptum, nunc expolire studeo.
8) The preoperative Canadian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society end-stage ankle arthritis classification distinguishes isolated ankle arthritis (type 1), ankle arthritis with intraarticular varus or valgus deformity, hindfoot instability or a tight heel cord (type 2), ankle arthritis with hindfoot deformity, tibial malunion, midfoot abductus or adductus, supinated midfoot, plantar flexed first ray, etc.
Limestones of the Kibatin Formation, overlying the sandy-silty Pogurej sediments in the Polar Urals, contain conodonts indicative of the lower Tremadocian Cordylodus angulatus Zone, and species of the trilobite genera Apatokephalus, Jdyia and Niobe together with the agnostid Geragnostus adductus (see Table 2 in Appendix; Klyuzhina 1985; Dembovskij et al.
265): tunc adductus est socius meus, et monachus increpauit cum ualde dure, quia tetigerat limen.
It is associated with congenital abnormalities such as metatarsus adductus (pigeon toe), torticollis (wry neck), infantile spina bifida and talipes equinovarus (club foot).
Intoeing--more commonly known as "pigeon-toe"--is a very common condition that occurs from birth through late childhood and arises from metatarsus adductus (MA), internal tibial torsion (ITT) or internal femoral anteversion (IFA).
Ea religione adductus senatus dictatorem clavi figendi causa dici iussit.
Later chapters examine specific conditions such as clubfoot, metatarsus adductus, and intoeing gait, as well as footwear and orthoses.
Scientifically called metatarsus adductus, this condition presents between birth and 6 months of age, typically as a foot with a concave medial border, a convex lateral border, and a deep plantar crease.