Acquired calcaneus deformity secondary to osteomyelitis of the distal tibia.

@article{Singh2014AcquiredCD,
  title={Acquired calcaneus deformity secondary to osteomyelitis of the distal tibia.},
  author={Davinder Pal Singh and Lovneesh G Krishna and Jasbir Kaur},
  journal={Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={104 1},
  pages={95-8}
}
Osteomyelitis of the distal tibia with involvement of the distal physis can lead to various deformities around the ankle and foot. Calcaneus deformity of the foot is usually secondary to paralytic disorders. A 14-year-old boy presented with calcaneus deformity as a result of osteomyelitis of the distal tibia. Involvement of the distal tibial epiphysis as a… CONTINUE READING