Ultrasound evaluation of foot deformities in infants

@article{Miron2015UltrasoundEO,
  title={Ultrasound evaluation of foot deformities in infants},
  author={Marie-Claude Miron and Guy Grimard},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={46},
  pages={193-209}
}
Foot deformity in infants is the most common congenital musculoskeletal condition. A precise diagnosis can sometimes be impossible to establish clinically. Radiologic imaging plays a major role in the evaluation of musculoskeletal abnormalities. However conventional imaging techniques, such as plain radiographs of the foot, are of very little help in this age group because of the lack of ossification of the tarsal bones. US presents a significant advantage because it permits the visualization… CONTINUE READING

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