Definition of pes cavus in English:
Technical term for claw foot (sense 2).
- If other members of the family have similar symptoms, pes cavus, or claw toes, the patient may have hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy.
- However, individuals with pes cavus are also potentially at risk.
- Individuals with pes planus (low arches or flat feet) or pes cavus (high arches) are at increased risk for developing plantar fasciitis.
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