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Causes of Flat feet

Causes of Flat feet

Flat feet is a natural situation in infants, who develop an arch throughout childhood. Other causes include aging, rheumatoid arthritis and trauma to the foot or ankle.

List of causes of Flat feet

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Flat feet) that could possibly cause Flat feet includes:

  • Congenital ligament conditions
  • Foot injury
  • Tight heel ligament
More causes:see full list of causes for Pes planus

Causes of Flat feet (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Flat feet that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Flat feet: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Flat feet, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Flat feet:

Flat feet: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Flat feet: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Flat feet as a symptom:

Conditions listing Flat feet as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Flat feet. Our database lists the following as having Flat feet as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Flat feet:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Flat feet may be found in:


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