Home Treatment For Pulled Tendon In Knee

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Genu valgum


Treatment

Knock knees are usually not treated.

If the problem is still present after age 7, the child may use a night brace, which is attached to a shoe or orthopedic shoe.

Surgery may be considered for knock knees that persist beyond late childhood and in which the separation between the ankles is severe.


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Expectations (prognosis)

Children normally outgrow knock knees without treatment, unless it is caused by a disease. For cases needing surgery, the...

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