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Prevalence of pathological flatfoot in school-age children.

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Summary of "Prevalence of pathological flatfoot in school-age children."

Prevalence of pathological flatfoot has not been well defined in the literature. The objective of this study was to establish the prevalence of pathological flatfoot in school-age children and investigate the factors associated with this deformity.

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Name: Foot (Edinburgh, Scotland)
ISSN: 1532-2963
Pages: 38-44

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