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A 19-year-old female asked:

Do bow legs worsen if you are on your feet a lot every day? ever since i was very young i've been very athletic and my job requires me to walk a lot.

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Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 13 years experience
No: there is a wide variation of what is considered normal when you evaluate the alignment of your lower extremitiesprolonged standing is not going to change the alignment of your legs

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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