Foot and ankle: Positional calcaneovalgus

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Positional calcaneovalgus is a condition that can affect one or both of a baby's feet. Find out more about this condition and learn some gentle stretches and exercises that can help to resolve it.

Key points

  • Positional calcaneovalgus is a flexible foot shape when one or both feet are in an up and out position.
  • Stretches and exercises can be done to help move the foot into a normal position.
  • Positional calcaneovalgus usually resolves on its own.
Last updated: April 30th 2021