clubfoot


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club·foot

 (klŭb′fo͝ot′)
n.
1. A congenital deformity of the foot, usually marked by a curled shape or twisted position of the ankle, heel, and toes. Also called talipes.
2. A foot so deformed.

club′foot′ed adj.

club•foot

(ˈklʌbˌfʊt)

n., pl. -feet.
1. a congenitally deformed or distorted foot.
2. the condition of having such a foot; talipes.
[1530–40]
club′foot`ed, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clubfoot - congenital deformity of the foot usually marked by a curled shape or twisted position of the ankle and heel and toesclubfoot - congenital deformity of the foot usually marked by a curled shape or twisted position of the ankle and heel and toes
deformity, malformation, misshapenness - an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed
talipes valgus - deformity of the foot in which the foot is twisted outward
talipes equinus - talipes in which the toes are pointed downward
talipes calcaneus - talipes in which the toes are pointed upward and the person walks on the heel of the foot
Translations
pied botpied-bot

clubfoot

n (pl -feet) pie zambo, malformación congénita del pie
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It is not very far to Cahors, for surely I see the cathedral towers against the sky-line; but I have heard much of this Roger Clubfoot, and the more I hear the less do I wish to look upon his face.
There is sooth in what you say, Master Micheldene," said Sir Nigel, "and I trust that we may come upon this Roger Clubfoot, for I have heard that he is a very stout and skilful soldier, and a man from whom much honor is to be gained.
All things are possible to God, but, certes, without a miracle, I should scarce expect to find the soul of Roger Clubfoot amongst the just,"
Patients from 27 states and seven countries, ranging in age from 7 months to 80 years, flew last month to medical hubs around the United States to seek treatment for conditions as diverse as clubfoot, epilepsy, cancer, Sturge-Weber, Ehlers-Danlos, Angelman--and a host of other syndromes and diagnoses too rare or severe to be treated close to home.
boots with a semi-corset or stiff birches, or a high lateral support with hanging feet, full paralysis of the calf muscles, pronounced clubfoot, pronounced flat-valgus deformation of the foot.
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You're always there for us," confesses Pizzorno, before launching into a brutal Clubfoot.
Yet clubfoot is easy to fix in infancy using a series of plaster casts, for about $500 a child.
Summary: New Delhi [India], November 1 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged all to take a national resolve that by 2022, every child born with clubfoot gets access to treatment as soon as the condition is diagnosed.
by PTI President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurating the Global Clubfoot Conference being organised by CURE India at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Also with the group was a man with a clubfoot wearing a police vest.
The available evidence is "suggestive but not sufficient" to infer causality between maternal smoking in pregnancy and atrial septal defects, clubfoot, gastroschisis, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and other disruptive behavior disorders.