Adult hallux valgus with metatarsus adductus: a case report. - metatarsus adductus adults

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Nine adult patients, between and , diagnosed with metatarsus adductus were treated surgically with a closing osteotomy of the cuboid and a first.

Metatarsus adductus in the adult is a very difficult foot type to manage. A high arch coupled with metatarsus adductus makes matters even.

As clinicians, we see metatarsus adductus in older children and adults on a regular basis, confirming the lack of recognition at infancy.