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Adult Acquired Flatfoot: An Overview | HSS Foot & Ankle adult foot deformities


Dysfunction of the deltoid ligament can lead to medial ankle instability with ankle deformity and foot deformity occurring in the most advanced.

This can give rise to a number of medical conditions and deformities. In addition, the feet are susceptible to infections—including bacterial.

Also known as Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction, flatfoot deformity is a chronic condition where the soft tissues on the inside of the foot & ankle are subjected.

A variety of foot problems can lead to adult acquired flatfoot deformity (AAFD), a condition that results in a fallen arch with the foot pointed outward. This article.