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Can bow legs run in the family?

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Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: No

It usually is due to childhood problems or osteoarthritis later in life.
Sometimes it is due to traumatic injury.

In brief: No

It usually is due to childhood problems or osteoarthritis later in life.
Sometimes it is due to traumatic injury.
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
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In brief: Yes

There is a familial tendency for bow legs.

In brief: Yes

There is a familial tendency for bow legs.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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