Valgus deformity

What is Valgus deformity?

Valgus is a bony condition where due to birth defect or trauma or any other pathology the adjacent bones on either side of a joint start to face outside the body alignment.

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I played golfer most my youth whilst still growing, in golf to get more power it is normal to poke your knees inward, like the knock knees problem,...

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Hello and thanks for the query.
Knock Knees known as genu valgum occur normally around 2to 3 years of age and is a part of normal development and...

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My Mother has arthritis in her right knee. she is been having this condition since the last 15 years. Also there seem to be a deformity in her leg....

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Many thanks for sending your query to XXXXXXX
From the xray, it appears that your mother has got severe Valgus deformity, mainly due to...

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My name is XXXXXX I am writing to you seeking advice for my daughter (she would complete 2 Yrs on 3rd May, 2013).
When my daughter was born and...

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Hi XXXXXXX

Thanks for writing to us.

I understand your concern.

Your daughter had bilateral bowing of legs (genu varum) initially and now it is...

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