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Bowed legs

Bowed legs: Introduction

Bowed legs: Bowed legs are a deformity of the legs in which they are abnormally bent outward. See detailed information below for a list of 50 causes of Bowed legs, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bowed legs:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Bowed legs. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Bowed legs:

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Bowed legs: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Bowed legs, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Bowed legs Treatments

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Bowed legs: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Bowed legs may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Misdiagnosis and Bowed legs

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Detailed list of causes of Bowed legs

The list below shows some of the causes of Bowed legs mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Bowed legs?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bowed legs. Of the 50 causes of Bowed legs that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 49 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bowed legs:

The following list of conditions have 'Bowed 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.

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Classifications of Bowed legs:

Medical Conditions associated with Bowed legs:

Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Deformity symptoms (1826 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

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