Kohler Disease Clinical Presentation

Updated: May 28, 2021
  • Author: Bernardo Vargas, MD; Chief Editor: Vinod K Panchbhavi, MD, FACS, FAOA, FABOS, FAAOS  more...
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Presentation

History and Physical Examination

In this uncommon condition, children present with an antalgic limp and local tenderness of the medial aspect of the foot over the navicular. The child can walk with an increased weight on the lateral side of the foot. Frequently, there is swelling and redness of the soft tissues.