Symptoms of Clubfoot
Some of the common features of clubfoot include-
► The heel is pointed away from the body and is drawn upwards.
► The foot is twisted in towards the other foot.
► The toes are pointed down.
► Tightening of the Achilles tendon (the tendon that connects the calf muscle to the bone) is present.
► The affected foot and leg will be stiff and smaller in size, when compared to a normal child.
► The calf muscle may be smaller than normal and underdeveloped.
► Lack of ankle joint motion may be present.
► The affected foot may have a higher-than-normal arch.