forefoot varus

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forefoot varus

Metatarsus adductus Orthopedics A fixed frontal plane deformity seen when the forefoot plane is everted to the rearfoot–ie, the 5th metatarsal head is more dorsal than the 1st metatarsal head; FV can be compensated by abnormal rearfoot pronation.
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To allow for the inverted forefoot to contact the ground there is excessive compensatory pronation (amount & timing) beginning at the foot flat phase of the gait cycle.