Flexible Flat Foot
What are the flexible flat feet?
Flexible flat feet are flat feet physiological (physiological word that means a temporary natural stage) you see in children and is associated with excessive looseness viburnum and deficiencies in the posterior tibial muscle.
What happens to the feet until they become flat flexible?
What is happening is a collection of anatomical abnormalities cause flat feet and are summarized as follows:
Low medial longitudinal arch of the foot.
Straddle heel “Heel”.
Mild case of divorce under the joint under Alqobei, where the head of the talus tends direction and medial plantar, making it seem a brief background on the front stand the status of the picture.
External coup after the level of detailed under Alqobei.
Zoom forefoot joints of the level of the mid-tarsal Midtarsal (detailed Alqobei navicular, cuboid and detailed Alqobei).
Decubitus forefoot ratio of Maka, making it the first comb the status of the kindness of plantar.
Palace and contraction in the Achilles tendon, which exacerbates the valgus hindfoot.
What are the flexible flat foot treatment in children?
First, non-surgical treatment of the foot flexible swab in children:
Flexible flat foot treatment in children from the beginning of the age of walking and up to 3 years:
No need to download parents redundant expenses in the purchase of medical shoes, medical or fillings, but if there is a family member was injured foot flat remained beyond puberty, and such treatment to address the mental state of the parents, and grandparents, more than a child would address the flat-footed, because the medial arch natural may not develop before the age of 7-10 years, but more than that, that 16-20% of adults have some degree of flexible flat feet, and the vast majority of those cases is incidental and do not need treatment.
Flexible flat foot treatment in children between the ages of 3-9 years:
1. If a child is injured flat-footed not something to complain about:
There are no rigorous studies on patients with foot flat flexible does not cross remained untreated until puberty, not even about the impact of modified shoes or wearing medical shoes in the course of the disease, but some studies have indicated that wearing a medical boot for 3 years did not improve the situation, and the results similar to those cases that were left untreated. some have even reported cases where the patient felt pain and discomfort as a result of wearing a medical boot.
And for the benefit of medical fillings, what do fillings modified shoes in these patients is to move the center of gravity to the lateral, which modifies setting foot within the shoe only, and relieves pressure on the medial side of the foot and thus rapid wear of the shoes.
2. If the child with flat-footed complaining of severe pain:
Here is Alvhj Aqabi severe, as well as the abduction of the forefoot, and the protrusion of the head of the talus in the medial, the breakdown of the shoe specially tailored to each patient individually and it is goes against these distortions and prevent severe Alvhj in the knees Knock Knee, (without necessarily lead to high medial arch, The correct flat feet)
And adolescent athletes: There is no specific treatment for this class, you can use fillings shoes or left untreated.
And in children and adolescents who complain of pain: using splints private calendar, foot placed in the status of correction (normal posture Neutral to heel, and foremost, and the kindness of plantar first comb, netting longitudinal arch medial) and put the foot and Jbertha part of a special shoe, too, and are investigating the patch X .
Second: Surgical treatment of the foot flexible swab in children:
Flat feet are considered cases that need surgery rare cases, and there are several surgical techniques for treatment, and the most common process Miller triangular Alaithaq. And it is considered severe pain with non-surgical treatment fails justification for surgical treatment, and surgery should not be performed only for aesthetic reasons. And the surgeon, and the child and adolescents, have to accept the fact that the demise of the pain and functional disability Alolma loss of the outer movements and the internal coup following foot surgery …….