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  1. J.P.C. Peper

    J.P.C. Peper Bronze Member

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    What could've caused this?

    I'll post the correct answer in a few days time!

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  2. Gospodin Seki

    Gospodin Seki Moderator Staff Member

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    Genu Recurvatum ---> poliomyelitis(btw.it's not rickets.Kids with rickets have both legS bowed,and in this case only one leg is affected :) )
     

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    Rickets
     


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    genu recurvatum deformity of right knee
     


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    Genu recurvatum, a knee deformity in which the knee bends backwards. In this case, caused by polio.
     


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