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Deformities, Equinus

MedGen UID:
8670
Concept ID:
C0014670
Anatomical Abnormality
Synonyms: Contracture, Equinus; Contractures, Equinus; Deformity, Equinus; Equinus Contracture; Equinus Contractures; Equinus Deformities; Equinus Deformity; Talipes Equinus

Definition

Plantar declination of the foot. [from MeSH]

Term Hierarchy

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Chen W, Liu X, Pu F, Yang Y, Wang L, Liu H, Fan Y
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Oct;96(40):e8186. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000008186. PMID: 28984769Free PMC Article
Lintz F, Colombier JA, Letenneur J, Gouin F
Foot Ankle Int 2009 Sep;30(9):847-53. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2009.0847. PMID: 19755068
Saraph V, Zwick EB, Steinwender C, Steinwender G, Linhart W
J Pediatr Orthop B 2001 Oct;10(4):287-92. PMID: 11727370

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Song S, Muhumuza MF, Penny N, Sabatini CS
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2022 Aug 5;23(1):754. doi: 10.1186/s12891-022-05664-4. PMID: 35932071Free PMC Article
Schilling L, Forst R, Forst J, Fujak A
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2013 Dec 1;14:338. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-338. PMID: 24289806Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Schilling L, Forst R, Forst J, Fujak A
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2013 Dec 1;14:338. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-338. PMID: 24289806Free PMC Article

Therapy

Song S, Muhumuza MF, Penny N, Sabatini CS
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2022 Aug 5;23(1):754. doi: 10.1186/s12891-022-05664-4. PMID: 35932071Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Yun H, Choi EK, Kim HW, Ha JS, Kim DS, Park KB
BMC Pediatr 2023 Jun 5;23(1):281. doi: 10.1186/s12887-023-04100-3. PMID: 37277711Free PMC Article
Schilling L, Forst R, Forst J, Fujak A
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2013 Dec 1;14:338. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-338. PMID: 24289806Free PMC Article

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