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  1. J.P.C. Peper

    J.P.C. Peper Bronze Member

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    What's your diagnosis?

    I'll post the correct answer in a couple of days!

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    Pes cavus
     

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    pes cavus, often associated with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
     

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    Correct answer:

    Yes, it's pes cavus.

    There are multiple possible causes, but it is known that 75% is caused by a neuromuscular condition (e.g. muscular dystrophy, Charcot-Marie-Tooth or a form of polyneuropathy) and 25% is idiopathic.
     

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