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Bowleg

Introduction: Bowleg

Description of Bowleg

Bowleg (medical condition): The presence of bowed legs - knees are apart and ankles are...more »

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Genu varum:
  »Introduction: Genu varum
  »Symptoms of Genu varum

Bowleg: A condition where the legs bend outwards at the knees. Also called genu varum.

Bowleg: outward curvature of the legs.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Bowleg: Related Topics

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Bowleg: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Bowleg is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Bowleg, or a subtype of Bowleg, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Bowleg as a Disease

Bowleg: Another name for Genu varum (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Genu varum
  »Symptoms of Genu varum

Bowleg: Related Diseases

Bowleg: Bowleg is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Bowleg

Some of the causes of Bowleg are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Bowleg (Genu varum)

Some of the symptoms of Bowleg incude:

Bowleg as a Symptom

Bowleg (symptom): Another name for Bow legs.
  »Introduction: Bow legs
  »Causes of Bow legs

Bowleg (symptom): Bowlegs is a condition in which the knees remain wide...more »

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Bowleg: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Bowleg:

Source: Diseases Database

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Bowleg

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Hierarchical classifications of Bowleg

The following list attempts to classify Bowleg into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • disability,disablement,handicap,impairment
  • bad condition,poor shape,unfitness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state
  • leg
  • limb
  • appendage,extremity,member
  • external body part
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity
  • disability,disablement,handicap,impairment
  • bad condition,poor shape,unfitness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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