Clubfoot repair

Alternative Names

Repair of clubfoot; Foot tendon release; Clubfoot release; Talipes equinovarus – repair; Talectomy; Fusion surgery for the foot; Triple arthrodesis

Definition of Clubfoot repair

Clubfoot repair is surgery to correct a birth defect of the foot and ankle.

Review

Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 12/7/2008

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