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Is there anyway to prevent bowlegs from bending further?

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Dr. Lee Wittenberg
Podiatry 21 years experience
Bowleggedness: Once your growth plates close (after puberty), the bones should not bow that much more, unless they are very severe or have outside forces placed upon them. Bone is a dynamic structure, and my adapt to constant pressures or forces applied to them over periods of time.

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