Cavus Deformity of the Foot

Cavus deformity of the foot is also known as high instep, high arch, talipes cavus, cavoid foot, and supinated foot type. Human foot type in which the sole of the foot is distinctly hollow when bearing weight. That is, there is a fixed plantar flexion of the foot. A high arch is the opposite of a flat foot, and somewhat less common.
Categories: , .
  • Pain under the first metatarsal
  • Pain in the plantar fascia
  • Pain in the ankle
  • Pain in the Achilles tendon
  • Genetics
  • Muscle weakness
  • Contracture of plantar fascia
  • Shortening of the Achilles tendon
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Soft tissue massage
  • ROM and stretching to foot and ankle
  • Foot intrinsic muscle strengthening



There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Cavus Deformity of the Foot”