T valgus
Talipes Tal"i*pes, n. [NL., fr. L. talus an ankle + pes, pedis, a foot; cf. L. talipedare to be weak in the feet, properly, to walk on the ankles.] (Surg.) The deformity called {clubfoot}. See {Clubfoot}. [1913 Webster]

Note: Several varieties are distinguished; as, {Talipes varus}, in which the foot is drawn up and bent inward; {T. valgus}, in which the foot is bent outward; {T. equinus}, in which the sole faces backward and the patient walks upon the balls of the toes; and {T. calcaneus} (called also {talus}), in which the sole faces forward and the patient walks upon the heel. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • T calcaneus — Talipes Tal i*pes, n. [NL., fr. L. talus an ankle + pes, pedis, a foot; cf. L. talipedare to be weak in the feet, properly, to walk on the ankles.] (Surg.) The deformity called {clubfoot}. See {Clubfoot}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several varieties… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • T equinus — Talipes Tal i*pes, n. [NL., fr. L. talus an ankle + pes, pedis, a foot; cf. L. talipedare to be weak in the feet, properly, to walk on the ankles.] (Surg.) The deformity called {clubfoot}. See {Clubfoot}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several varieties… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • valgus — [ valgys ] adj. et n. m. • 1839; mot lat. « bancal » ♦ Méd. Se dit du pied, du genou, de la cuisse, de la main qui sont déviés en dehors (opposé à varus). Pied bot valgus. ♢ N. m. Valgus du pied : position du pied lorsqu il est tourné vers l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • valgus — val•gus [[t]ˈvæl gəs[/t]] n. pl. gus•es, adj. 1) pat an abnormally turned position of a part of the bone structure of a human being, esp. of the leg 2) bowlegged or knock kneed • Etymology: 1790–1800; < L …   From formal English to slang

  • Cubitus valgus — Classification and external resources ICD 10 M21.0, Q74.0 ICD 9 736.01, 755.59 …   Wikipedia

  • Hallux valgus — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Oignon (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • equino-valgus — arkliška pėda šleiva į išorę statusas T sritis embriologija atitikmenys: lot. equino valgus ryšiai: platesnis terminas – šleivapėdis …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • calcaneo-valgus — kulninė pėda šleiva į išorę statusas T sritis embriologija atitikmenys: lot. calcaneo valgus ryšiai: platesnis terminas – šleivapėdis …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • Talipes — Clubfoot. The Latin word talipes was compounded from talus (ankle) + pes (foot) since, with the common ("classic") type of clubfoot (talipes equinovarus), the foot is turned in sharply and the person seems to be walking on their ankle.… …   Medical dictionary

  • clubfoot — Talipes Tal i*pes, n. [NL., fr. L. talus an ankle + pes, pedis, a foot; cf. L. talipedare to be weak in the feet, properly, to walk on the ankles.] (Surg.) The deformity called {clubfoot}. See {Clubfoot}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several varieties… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”