miserable malalignment syndrome

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A combination of malalignments of the leg that include excess femoral anteversion with internal rotation of the hip, genu valgus, squinting patellae, external tibial torsion, and flat feet. Athletes with miserable malalignment syndrome are predisposed to overuse injuries and are often advised not to take part in certain sports, for example, long distance running.

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