Health Tip: Are Turned Toes Trouble?08/19/11
(HealthDay News) -- In-toeing or out-toeing occur when a child's
toes point inward or outward as they walk. Many children who begin
walking this way outgrow the abnormal gait.
The Nemours Foundation mentions these signs that a child may
need medical evaluation:
- Continuing -- past the age of 3 -- to toe-in or toe-out while
- Limping or having pain while walking.
- Turning one foot inward or outward more than the other
- Showing developmental delays in other areas, including delayed
- Having walking abnormalities that worsen over time.
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