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338 Possible Causes for Genu Valgum Deformity

  • Camurati-Engelmann Syndrome

    The full text of this article hosted at is unavailable due to technical difficulties. Research Article Shiro Ikegawa Laboratory for Bone and Joint Diseases, SNP Research Center, RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research), Tokyo, Japan Laboratory of Genome Medicine, Institute of Medical Science,[…][]

  • Tibia Varum

    Osteoarthritic narrowing of the articular space on the lateral side of the knee leads to genu valgum deformity.[] Ongoing studies are showing successful treatment with the VVASBK on patients diagnosed with genu valgum deformities, hemiepiphysiodesis with varus thrust and similar compliance[] I stated it was a genu valgum deformity but it is not--it is a genu varius deformity (bowing laterally).[]

  • Congenital Malformation of the Knee Joint

    [Learn more…] GENOU VALGUM Genu valgum corresponds to a deformation of the limbs, which are curved inward.[] Treatment of Genu Valgum Degree of deformity, muscle chart and ROM are measured.[] Varum & Valgum. Helps to correct Genu Valgum. Mild deformities of the ... Chapter 20: The Knee and Related Structures ... . iv. b.[]

  • Pseudoachondroplasia

    In addition, there was limited elbow extension (up to 130 only), genu valgum deformity, and exaggerated lumbar lordosis.[] Legs are malaligned with a variety of knee deformities noted, including bow-legs (genu varum), knock-knees (genu valgum), and windswept deformities (bow-leg on one side and[] The joint laxity at the knees contributes to the lower extremity deformities that include bowing (genu varum) or knock knee (genu valgum) deformities.[]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    However, severe vitamin D deficiency may manifest as rickets with the below clinical features: Bony Signs - Swelling of wrists and ankles - Leg deformities (genu varum or[] valgum) - Rachitic rosary in the chest wall ( enlarged costochondral joints) - Delayed tooth eruption (no incisors by aged 10 months, no molars by age 18 months) - Craniotabes[]

  • Ellis-Van Creveld Syndrome

    Recently, 2 further patients with recurrent genu valgum deformity were reported [Fukada et al., 2011; Jöckel et al., 2011].[] Muralinath The Indian Journal of Pediatrics (2016) An operative approach to address severe genu valgum deformity in the Ellis-van Creveld syndrome Dennis S.[] EvC syndrome can normally be distinguished from other syndromes by the presence of dysplastic nails and typical deformation of fingers, short limbs with genu valgum deformity[]

  • Exostosis

    Eleven patients (22 of 52 knee joints) had genu valgum (the femorotibial angle mean 2 SD of normal control) which was caused by valgus deformity of the distal femur in one-third[] , radialhead dislocation, and rotation limitations in the upper extremity; coxa valga, genu valgum, genu recurvatum, obliquity of distal tibial physis and LLD in the lower[] […] multiple exostosis Male/female(1:1), 80% diagnosed in first decade of life Malignant transformation reported up to 20% As reported by Shapiro et al. associated with ulnar deformation[]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 4

    Skeletal deformities (platyspondyly, kyphosis, scoliosis, pectus carinatum , genu valgum , long bone deformities) become more pronounced as the child grows.[] There is joint laxity and knock knees (genu valgum) and hip deformity (dysplasia). The intelligence is normal.[]

  • Coxa Vara

    Three patients with chronic hip disease and progressive coxa vera deformity also had an unrecognized compensatory ipsilateral genu valgum until the primary hip deformity had[] […] varum/valgum deformities due to delayed formation of epiphyses.[] Genu Varum & Valgum in Adults. • Sequel to childhood deformities. • Secondary to: • Arthritis. • Ligamentous Injuries. • Fractures. • Pagets Disease. 38. Management.[]

  • Bunion

    […] elevatus, external tibial torsion, genu varum or valgum , and femoral retrotorsion.[] Structural deformities that have been associated with hallux valgus include malalignment of articular surface or metatarsal shaft, abnormal metatarsal length, metatarsus primus[]

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