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Genu Valgum

An inward slant of the thigh in which the knees are close together and the ankles far apart. Genu valgum can develop due to skeletal and joint dysplasias (e.g., OSTEOARTHRITIS; HURLER SYNDROME); and malnutrition (e.g., RICKETS; FLUORIDE POISONING).
Also Known As:
Genu Valgums; Knock Knees; Knock Knee
Networked: 87 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 7 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
2. Pain (Aches)
3. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
4. Osteoarthritis
5. Genu Varum

Experts

1. Peng, Kuo-Ti: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
2. Huang, Kuo-Chin: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
3. Hsu, Robert Wen-Wei: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
4. Lin, Shih-Jie: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
5. Lee, Mel S: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
6. Huang, Tsan-Wen: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
7. Shen, Wun-Jer: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
8. Lee, Chien-Ying: 2 articles (01/2015 - 01/2015)
9. Wang, Jun-Wen: 2 articles (03/2006 - 01/2005)
10. Hsu, Chia-Chen: 2 articles (03/2006 - 01/2005)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Genu Valgum:
1. Parathyroid Hormone (Parathormone)IBA
2. CalciumIBA
3. Mutant Proteins (Protein, Mutant)IBA
4. Estrogen Receptor alphaIBA
5. Collagen Type II (Type II Collagen)IBA
6. Human Growth Hormone (Saizen)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
8. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin)IBA
9. PhosphorusIBA
10. IronIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Arthroplasty
2. Knee Prosthesis
3. Osteotomy
4. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis)
5. Tenotomy