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What causes club foot in infants?

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Dr. James DeMeo
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
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In brief: Club foot

Most club feet are caused by the position of the fetus in the womb.

In brief: Club foot

Most club feet are caused by the position of the fetus in the womb.
Dr. James DeMeo
Dr. James DeMeo
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In brief: See below.

It is usuall due to the position of the foot ankle and leg in utero when the growth cannot occur properly.

In brief: See below.

It is usuall due to the position of the foot ankle and leg in utero when the growth cannot occur properly.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Charles Southerland
Actually, that may be a cause of metatarsus adductus, but, according to research conducted by Dr. Ignacio Ponetti with over 50 years of follow up, Club foot is a combined germinal and neurologic developmental defect.
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