Definition of Talipes valgus

1. Noun. Deformity of the foot in which the foot is twisted outward.

Generic synonyms: Clubfoot, Talipes



Medical Definition of Talipes valgus

1. Permanent eversion of the foot, the inner side alone of the sole resting on the ground; it is usually combined with a breaking down of the plantar arch. Synonym: pes abductus, pes pronatus, pes valgus. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Talipes Valgus

talipedic
talipeds
talipes
talipes arcuatus
talipes calcaneovalgus
talipes calcaneovarus
talipes calcaneus
talipes cavus
talipes equinovalgus
talipes equinus
talipes plantaris
talipes planus
talipes spasmodicus
talipes transversoplanus
talipes valgus (current term)
talipes varus
talipexole
talipomanus
talipot
talipot palm
talipot palms
talipots
talis qualis
talisman
talismanic
talismanical
talismanically
talismans
talismen

Literary usage of Talipes valgus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Lancet (1842)
"10 cases anterior and external ; 5 external ; 1 anterior; 1 combined with talipes valgus spurius of both feet, and curvature of the bones of the left arm ..."

2. A Manual for the Practice of Surgery by Thomas Bryant (1881)
"talipes valgus may be of all degrees of severity, and may be congenital or acquired, these two varieties presenting very different appearances. Fig. ..."

3. A Treatise on Surgery by Timothy Holmes (1875)
"talipes valgus, in which the sole of the foot instead of being flat looks Talipes outwards, ... or noncon- genital talipes valgus.—Holmes' • Surg. ..."

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