Hallux valgus inheritance: pedigree research in 350 patients with bunion deformity.

@article{PiquVidal2007HalluxVI,
  title={Hallux valgus inheritance: pedigree research in 350 patients with bunion deformity.},
  author={Carlos Piqu{\'e}-Vidal and Mar{\'i}a T Sol{\'e} and Jaume Antich},
  journal={The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons},
  year={2007},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={149-54}
}
Our objective was to construct 3-generation pedigree charts from 350 patients with hallux valgus. During a 1-year period, all consecutive patients (n = 1174) with a painful bunion deformity evaluated roentgenographically were asked to complete a detailed 3-generation family history questionnaire. We studied 350 probands (22 men, 328 women; male/female ratio, 1:14.9; mean age, 47.8 years). Juvenile hallux valgus was diagnosed in 15 patients. Three or more affected members were observed in… CONTINUE READING
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