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Club Foot / Talipes / Talipes Equinovarus

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What are the Symptoms of Clubfoot?

The foot of the child with clubfoot is twisted inward with the toes pointing down.

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.

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I am looking for clubfoot treatment of my child to be born next year. Treatment will start 1 or 2 weeks after baby is born. Has anyone undergone treatment at CMC , vellore ?
HareeB Friday, November 09, 2012
My son born with aclub foot,now he was 3 years old,we gave a treatment,like tenetomy,pop etc.at thebirthit self. but now his fore foot is started totwist,he is wearing a clubfoot shoe but our doctor is saying it will be like this what to do ,please give me asolution.
fathima5 Wednesday, February 09, 2011
Where is there a Doctor that can put cussion in between the bones in the feet. My son has no Muscel from his knees down and he walks bone on bone. I am looking for a Doctor that can fix this he is 12 years old and they told me he would never walk but I got him walking about the age of 2.
edsm1961 Friday, September 17, 2010
mydaughter is born with club foot ,who is the besy doctor in hyderbad
o31181 Monday, December 07, 2009
my son born with club feet, who is the best doctor to treat this in hyderabd.
suresh.vangala Thursday, December 25, 2008
Hi Suresh, I am Abhijeet from Noida. My child is also having club foot.. Our Doc at Noida Dr. MM Piplani has treated our son... CLub foot has been corrected now...You can contact me on 9958852510
Abhijeet11 Tuesday, September 27, 2011

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