See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Bow legs: Bowlegs is a condition in which the knees remain wide apart when a person stands with the feet and ankles together. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Bow legs, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Bow legs.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
about your symptoms.
Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Bow legs, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Bow legs may include:
Review further information on Bow legs Treatments.
Real-life user stories relating to Bow legs:
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Bow legs may include these symptoms:
Research the causes of these more general types of symptom:
Research the causes of related medical symptoms such as:
Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Bow legs:
Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Bow legs as a symptom include:
The list of organs typically affected by Bow legs may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Bow legs mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bow legs. Of the 33 causes of Bow legs that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Bow legs' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Bow legs or choose View All.
Ask or answer a question about symptoms or diseases at one of our free interactive user forums.
Medical story forums: If you have a medical story then we want to hear it.
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Bow legs, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Bow legs:
Symptoms related to Bow legs:
Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Growth symptoms (2485 causes), Leg pain (214 causes), Bone pain (272 causes), Osteomalacia, Paget's disease, Osteofibrous dysplasia, Achondroplasia, Caffey's disease, Camptomelic dysplasia, Osteogenesis imperfecta, Pseudoachondroplasia
Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:
These general medical articles may be of interest:
Medical research papers related to Bow legs include:
Search Specialists by State and City