hindfoot


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hindfoot

(ˈhaɪndˌfʊt)
n
(Zoology) a back foot of a quadruped
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Noun1.hindfoot - a rear foot of a quadrupedhindfoot - a rear foot of a quadruped    
animal foot, foot - the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
quadruped - an animal especially a mammal having four limbs specialized for walking
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No articular abnormality was observed in the hindfoot and midfoot.
According to this model the foot and ankle complex consists of the following segments: shank, hindfoot, midfoot, forefoot and toes which are connected by corresponding joints:
without physical trauma, congenital abnormality, family history or other reason) and be especially alert to involvement of the MCPs and ankle/ hindfoot joints.
In the Dimeglio/Bensahel (20,21) scoring system, the components of dorsiflexion, hindfoot varus, midfoot rotation, and forefoot adduction are scored from 0 to 4.
10) However, all these studies focused on procedures targeting deformities at the midfoot or hindfoot.
Hindfoot arthrodesis for management of bone loss following calcaneus fractures and nonunions.
Dwyer's osteotomy of calcaneum will correct hindfoot varus; medial rotational osteotomy of tibia will correct lateral rotational mal-alignment of the tibia and fibula.
Low MLA reduces hindfoot stability and forces calcaneus to valgus, causing tendon laxity, tiredness and load distribution to the medial axis.
For subsequent analysis of plantar pressures, the foot was divided into six anatomic areas: total foot, hindfoot, midfoot, forefoot, first ray, and first metatarsal head (MTP).
The calcaneus allograft was then calibrated with an oscillating saw to obtain a size appropriate for the morphology of the hindfoot.