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Search Results for: deformity


Deformity a permanent structural deviation from the normal shape or size, resulting in disfigurement; may be congenital or... Read More


Definition adjective Of, or pertaining to the abnormal outward turning of a distal segment of a bone from the mid-line,... Read More

Ape hand

Definition noun A deformity marked by the extension of the thumb in the same plane as the palm and fingers or the failure to... Read More


Definition adjective Of, pertaining to, or relating to a deformity wherein the distal segment of a bone or a joint... Read More

Pes valgus

Definition noun A permanent eversion of the foot at the talocalcaneal or subtalar joint Supplement Valgus is a medical term... Read More

Pes varus

Definition noun The inward turning of the heel or the inversion of the foot resulting in clubfoot Supplement Varus is a... Read More


Deformation a change from the normal size or shape. Also called deformity. A deformation can be present at birth... Read More


Angulation (Science: orthopaedics) a term used to describe the presence of angular deformity to a fractured bone. Increasing... Read More