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Biomechanical differences between neutrally aligned pes cavus and pes planus feet in diabetic patients

Location: http://www.asbweb.org/conferences/2001/pdf/183.pdf

Study of the relationship between foot type and biomechanical factors likely to influence the development of ulcers in diabetic feet.
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Calcaneo Cavus The Bone School

Location: http://www.boneschool.com.au/paediatrics/foot/calcaneo-cavus

Deformity characterised by
1 DF of Calcaneus
2 PF of Forefoot / plantaris / forefoot equinus
Note both sides of foot have elevated arch
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Cavus Foot POSNA

Location: http://www.posna.org/education/StudyGuide/cavusFoot.asp

Objectives
1. Define cavus foot
2. Describe the mechanism( s) responsible for the development of cavus foot
3. Describe underlying conditions which can be heralded by a cavus foot deformity
4. Discuss treatment approaches to the cavus foot
Discussion point
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Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1232386-overview

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is the most common inherited neurologic disorder. CMT is characterized by inherited neuropathies without known metabolic derangements.
Synonyms and related keywords: CMT, CMT 1, CMT 2, hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy, HMSN, peroneal muscular atrophy, PMA, peroneal progressive muscular atrophy, peroneal muscular atrophy with thickened nerves, Hoffman disease,...
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Pes Cavus and Lymphoedema

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/52-B/3/518

An unusual familial syndrome. JBJS B VOL. 52 B, NO. 3, AUGUST 1970 (full text)
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Pes Cavus Charcot Marie Tooth Wheeless

Location: http://wheelessonline.com/ortho/pes_cavus_charcot_marie_tooth

muscle weakness primarily affects peroneus brevis muscle and the tibialis anterior, w/ relative sparing of the peroneus longus;
- results in planatar flexion of first ray, resulting in hindfoot varus ...
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Pes Cavus ELFAH

Location: http://www.foothyperbook.com/elective/cavus/cavus.swf

East Lancashire Foot and Ankle Hyperbook account of Pes Cavus
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Pes Cavus eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic539.htm

Author: Norman S Turner, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine
Pes cavus is a high arch that does not flatten with weightbearing. No specific radiographic definition of cavus foot exists. The deformity can be located in the forefoot, midfoot, or hindfoot or in a combination...
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Pes Cavus Fusion ELFAH

Location: http://www.foothyperbook.com/elective/cavus/cavusSurgFusion.html

Triple arthrodesis is considered as a late salvage-stabilising procedure that relieves pain but sacrifices joint motion. If the subtalar or midtarsal joints are arthritic and painful, a triple arthrodesis will allow correction and pain control. The trend for triple fusion in the younger HMSN has fallen out of favour of late.
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Pes Cavus Orthoteers

Location: http://www.orthoteers.com/(S(ejq20tmrnrjyhd55qs1kof3n))/mainpage.aspx?article=69

DEFINITION
High arched feet, Due to forefoot plantar flexion (plantaris), hindfoot dorsi-flexion or both
CAUSES
Muscular imbalance, variable in each case
Neuromuscular until proven otherwise, as up to 60% found to be neurological
  • Congenital
    • Idiopathic
    • Arthrogryposis
    • Residual CTEV
  • Acquired
    • Neuromuscular
      • Muscular disease eg. Muscular dystrophies
      • Peripheral nerve disease- HSMN
      • Spinal cord problems-Polio, diastematomyelia, tethered cord, syringomyelia, spina bifida
      • Long tract and central...
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Pes Cavus Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/pes_cavus

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
cavus deformity of the foot (elevated longitudinal arch) due to fixed plantar flexion of the forefoot;
- main type is the cavovarus and less frequent is the cavovarus;
- associated with spinal cerebellar degenerative dz;
- associated...
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Telecanthus hypertelorism strabismus pes cavus Orphanet

Location: http://www.orpha.net/static/GB/telecanthus__hypertelorism__strabismus__pes_cavus.html

Summary This syndrome is characterized by telecanthus, hypertelorism, strabismus, pes cavus and variable anomalies. It has been described in a father and his son. The latter also had hypospadias, bilateral inguinal hernia, clinodactyly and camptodactyly of fingers, and radiographic findings including flared metaphyses of long bones and osteopenia.
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