pes cavus


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Synonyms for pes cavus

a deformity of the foot characterized by an abnormally high arch and hyperextension of the toes which gives the foot the appearance of a claw

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His mobility has beenaffected still further withthe onset of a debilitatingillness, Pes Cavus, which hascaused the arches of his feetto become excessivelyraised, causing significantdisability.
14] Scoliosis, foot or leg length discrepancies, pes cavus, and varus or valgus deformities also can occur.
Pes cavus (Fig 7): foot with exaggerated height of the longitudinal arch
The following months he developed insidious and progressive atrophy of the right calf and pes cavus deformity (Figure 1).
As the patient had 2 cm shortness in right leg and pes cavus deformity, we recommended proper foot orthotics for preventing possible complications and helping him in activities of daily living.