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Pes planus

Pes planus: Introduction

Pes planus: A collapse of the arch of the foot, leading to a flattening of the feet. See detailed information below for a list of 49 causes of Pes planus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Pes planus:

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

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Pes planus: Symptom Checker

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Pes planus Treatments

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Pes planus: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Pes planus

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Pes planus: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Pes planus

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Pes planus: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Causes of Pes planus listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Pes planus as a symptom include:

Definitions of Pes planus:

A condition in which one or more of the arches of the foot have flattened out.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

A foot afflicted with a fallen arch; abnormally flattened and spread out
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Pes planus

The list below shows some of the causes of Pes planus mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Pes planus?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pes planus. Of the 49 causes of Pes planus that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pes planus:

The following list of conditions have 'Pes planus' 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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Causes of Pes planus Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Pes planus based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Pes planus?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Pes planus, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    What are the alternative names for Pes planus:

    Flat feet, Flatfoot, Talipes planus
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Pes planus:

    Medical Conditions associated with Pes planus:

    Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

    Symptoms related to Pes planus:

    Flat foot (54 causes), Foot deformity (137 causes), Soft tissue procedures, Osteotomy, Arthrodesis

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