Tibia vara in Child
Characterized by below-the-knee bowing, leg length discrepancy of lower limbs, and in severe cases, knee, ankle, and lower leg pain. If left untreated, patient is at greater risk for development of severe deformity and early degenerative arthritis of the knee.
Staging is done by the Langenskiöld 6-stage classification system. Mild, early-onset cases may respond to braces and orthotic management. More severe cases require surgical correction.
M92.50 – Juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia and fibula, unspecified leg
79353000 – Tibia vara