Pes planus treated with triple arthrodesis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Foot pain ?subtalar osteoarthritis.

Patient Data

Age: 75years old
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Pes planus with loss of the plantar arch and a calcaneal bony spur is also noted. 

Modality: X-ray

Triple fusion of the subtalar joint is noted. 

Case Discussion

Triple fusion/arthrodesis is a treatment option for a severely symptomatic pes planus not amenable to other orthopaediac interventions. 

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Case Information

rID: 30407
Case created: 8th Aug 2014
Last edited: 24th Apr 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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