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What Is The Best Treatment For Talipes
Many, but...: I'll assume you mean clubfoot. Treatments all depend on the age of the patient and the severity of the deformity. Treatments range from manipulation and taping, serial casting, surgery, or even amputation. See a pediatric podiatrist for more options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See ortho surgeon: The key word here is severe. If there is a mechanical or structural deformation, the only way to restore it to normal function is surgical treatment. ...Read more
See a podiatrist: Assuming a clubfoot. A clubfoot is typically a structural deformity detected at birth and is treated. I would recommend seeing a podiatrist and having a complete foot examination which will assess both structure and function and determine what is available or necessary to correct. ...Read more
Club foot : Talipes is a congenital anomaly more commonly called club foot. This is when the foot turns in near the ankle. It usually is an isolated abnormality but can be the signal for a genetic disorder. It can be surgically correctly by a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Visit a doctor: A clubfoot is something that is best treated immediately at birth. You would want to seek out an individual with expertise and experience with this specific deformity. Usually, if a doc does deal with this particular deformity they should at least know the right person to send you too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If cause by injury o: If caused by injury to nerves or low back herniation l-5-s-1. ...Read more
Adult or a child?: Adult needs custom orthotics/ ankle foot orthoses/ shoes, etc, possible surgery to correct the bone deformity, expect the affected leg to be shorter also. A child needs to be seen by a qualified foot specialist urgently to see what options are available. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me any information on congenital talipes. In particular, if its genetic and if so what abnormality causes it?
You say : Congenital, hence by definition it is genetic. Some blame intrauterine position as the cause. If its genetic though, that position would not matter as it is "in the genes" and will occur. ...Read more
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