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Table 4 Proportions of survey participants reporting physical examination findings to be common in HV patients (values are presented as N (%); bold text highlights >50 % of podiatrists reporting)

From: Non-surgical treatment of hallux valgus: a current practice survey of Australian podiatrists

Presenting complaint Adult HV (total n = 146) Older adult HV (total n = 141) Juvenile HV (total n = 159)
Bony exostosis 95 (65 %) 99 (70 %) 46 (29 %)
Pain over medial eminence 49 (34 %) 43 (30 %) 58 (36 %)
Metatarsus adductus 8 (5 %) 7 (5 %) 34 (21 %)
Lesser toe deformity 67 (46 %) 75 (53 %) 23 (14 %)
Neuroma 11 (8 %) 2 (1 %) 5 (3 %)
Excessive pronation 73 (50 %) 44 (31 %) 120 (75 %)
Pes cavus foot type 3 (2 %) 3 (2 %) 9 (6 %)
Anterior ankle impingement 2 (1 %) 0 (0 %) 28 (18 %)
MTP joint pain 69 (47 %) 56 (40 %) 39 (25 %)
Joint subluxation 21 (14 %) 34 (24 %) 19 (12 %)
Concurrent proximal symptoms 9 (6 %) 5 (4 %) 51 (32 %)
Joint hypermobility 10 (7 %) 5 (4 %) 60 (38 %)
1st MTP joint degeneration (OA) 75 (51 %) 97 (69 %) 7 (4 %)
Corns and calluses 69 (47 %) 76 (54 %) 13 (8 %)
Ingrown toenails 8 (5 %) 15 (11 %) 19 (12 %)
Bursitis 17 (12 %) 13 (9 %) 15 (9 %)
Chronic pain 18 (12 %) 18 (13 %) 22 (14 %)
Tight calves 10 (7 %) 3 (2 %) 23 (14 %)
Knee pain 3 (2 %) 1 (1 %) 35 (22 %)
Inappropriate footwear 63 (43 %) 59 (42 %) 25 (16 %)
Poor balance 5 (3 %) 23 (16 %) 15 (9 %)
Muscle weakness 6 (4 %) 8 (6 %) 57 (36 %)
Family history HV 33 (23 %) 17 (12 %) 98 (62 %)