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Pediatric Flat Feet

ICD-9 Classification / Treatment
Etiology / Natural History Associated Injuries / DDx
Anatomy Complications
Clinical Evaluation Follow-up Care
Xray / Diagnositc Tests Review References


Pediatric Flat Feet ICD-9


Pediatric Flat Feet Etiology / Epidemiology / Natural History


Pediatric Flat Feet Anatomy


Pediatric Flat Feet Clinical Evaluation

  • Flexible flat feet: normal gait with flat feet; in stance  may have no visible arch with heals in valgus. Arches reconstitute when seated or on tiptoe.

Pediatric Flat Feet Xray / Diagnositc Tests


Pediatric Flat Feet Classification / Treatment

  • Flexible flat feet are a normal variant and do not need treatment of any kind.

Pediatric Flat Feet Associated Injuries / Differential Diagnosis


Pediatric Flat Feet Complications

    Pediatric Flat Feet Follow-up Care


    Pediatric Flat Feet Review References

    • Mosca VS. Flexible flatfoot in children and adolescents. J Child Orthop. 2010 Apr;4(2):107-21. Epub 2010 Feb 18.





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