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Anthropometric foot changes during pregnancy: a pilot study.

Authors
  • Gijon-Nogueron, Gabriel A
  • Gavilan-Diaz, Marta
  • Valle-Funes, Virginia
  • Jimenez-Cebrian, Ana Maria
  • Cervera-Marin, Jose Antonio
  • Morales-Asencio, Jose Miguel
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Volume
103
Issue
4
Pages
314–321
Identifiers
PMID: 23878384
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The foot of the pregnant woman tends to flatten during gestational weeks 12 to 34, taking a more pronated posture, and the anthropometric changes in late pregnancy result in increases in foot length and forefoot width, changes that seem to be moderate.

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