vertical talus

vertical talus

; rocker-bottom foot rare, congenital foot deformity; characterized by convex medial longitudinal arch profile (due to talonavicular joint dislocation); longitudinal talar axis is directed downwards towards ground support surface
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The prototype SA family with DTD is regarded as having a form of DA, and the vertical talus bones that produce the 'rocker-bottom' feet are a prime syndromic component.
These authors suggested that bilateral vertical talus or clubfoot might be a special characteristic of this hot-spot mutation.
Autosomal dominant transmission of isolated congenital vertical talus.
But I'm not in need of forgiveness or apologies after traversing the vertical talus slopes the birds inhabit--I am in need of Icy Hot and anti-inflammatories.
Or there may be no motion at all, as you see with vertical talus," he said.
Congenital vertical talus is one of the causes of a rigid flat foot, which clinically is the reverse of a clubfoot (Fig.
Orthopaedic problems for each neurological level Level % Deformity Thoracic (paraplegic) 23 Scoliosis Kyphosis Equinus Mid-lumbar (L3,4) 30 Hip dislocation Internal and external tibial torsion Clubfoot Congenital vertical talus Ankle and hindfoot valgus Low lumbar/calcaneus (L5) 17 Calcaneus Ankle valgus Hindfoot valgus Sacral/'normal' (S1) 30 Cavovarus foot

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