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Results 1 - 5 of 5 for tibia vara OR Blount disease OR bow leg
  1. ... the shin bone (tibia) in which the lower leg turns inward, resembling a bowleg.
  2. ... Blount's disease is a condition that affects the tibia bone in the lower leg. Leg bowing from Blount's disease is seen when a child is about 2 years old, and can appear suddenly and quickly become worse. The cause of ... growth at the top of the tibia bone by the knee joint. To correct the ...
  3. Blount Disease (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... gently from the top and imagine that's your tibia.) Blount disease is very different from the type of bowlegs that are so common in babies and toddlers. Babies' legs are naturally bowed. But the bowing almost always ...
  4. Bowed Legs (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)  
    ... Toddler with infantile Blount's disease involving the left leg. Right: X-ray of ... upper part of the shinbone (tibia). Growth plates are located at the ends of ...
  5. Leg Injuries and Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your legs are made up of bones, blood vessels, muscles, and other connective tissue. They are important for motion and standing. Playing sports, running, ...