What is the best technique for assessment of metatarsus adductus on plain xray ?
A weightbearing dorsoplantar foot radiograph.
What are the associations of Metatarsus adductus ?
Hallux valgus deformity, congenital talipes equinovarus and developmental dysplasia of the hip.
What are the components of club foot.
Hindfoot equinus, hindfoot varus, metatarsus adductus and talonavicular subluxation.
What is the angle at talus to 1st metatarsal ?
Greater than 15 degrees
There is medial deviation of the first metatarsal with medial displacement of the other metatarsals on the cuneiforms bilaterally representing bilateral metatarsus adductus.