When being born, all new born
little bent because the space within the uterus is restricted, which have the legs forces to double them
leg on the other.
when being born, the bones must be aligned well and the legs must little by little appear parallel, of such form that when the ankles are gotten to touch, the knees also must make
with the enemy.
Nevertheless, in many
to notice that their legs are bent and although the ankles are together, the knees they remain separated, even
or they begin to walk or they have time to do it.
known like genu varum, name that comes from genu (knees) and varum (curved to the center) generally is corrected single,
persists until the 3 years of age, he is recommendable to see
ortopedista, so that with the help of apparatuses and exercises it helps to correct the
single extremity bends, the
can be due to
rotation of the bone of the leg, which can be caused by some
or some degenerative hereditary
of the knee.
The legs also bent can be due to raquitismo,
caused by the
due to an inadequate amount of this one in the diet, to the lack of exhibition to the solar light or
incapacity to absorb the
. If this happens, the organism cannot use
and the bones soften and they are become deformed.
that are pronounced with this
, are: infantile
bony, the poisoning by lead or fluoride or the
of Blount or tibial osteocondrosis, in which the bone of the shinbone is curved inwards because the growth plate lets work normally. This anomaly can be developed in
who are very small or obese or appear during the growth in the adolescence.
In exceptional cases, the bent legs can have to
upheaval hereditary call neurofibromatosis, that can produce bent legs and other abnormalitys neuromusculares. In some cases, the arc must to
in the plate of growth, or the metáfisis, the zone of an important bone that it maintains the cartilage and it covers the end of the bone. Generally, this suffering is only corrected as the bone is cured.
of the bent legs is in which the bad
of the legs when walking is causing
not only in knees,
also in hip and spine, often with irreversible deformations or damages that cause pain, annoyances and incapacity to make certain sport activities and until walking.
The content of this note is informative and it does not replace the medical diagnosis, reason why we do not become people in
on its use.