genu varum

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Medical term for bow-legs. The condition is associated with lax ligaments which increases the risk of injuries on the outside of the knee (e.g. iliotibial band syndrome). It usually accompanies femoral valgus and tibial varus.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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