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Valgus, val′gus, n. a bow-legged man: a form of club-foot—talipes valgus:—pl.
Musculature of legs was in a constant mild clonus, and the right foot was kept in position of talipes equinovarus.Studies in Forensic Psychiatry|Bernard Glueck
In talipes calcaneus the toes are pointed upwards and the foot rests on the heel.
Talipes equinus is that form in which the heel does not touch the ground, the child resting on the toes.
It is most frequently met with as an addition to pes equinus or pes calcaneus of paralytic origin, and has already been described.