Current Pedorthics November-December 2017 - Vol.49, Issue 6 - Page 25

Biomechanical Analysis of an Achondroplastic Dwarf with Limb Length Discrepancy By: Ebony L. Love DPM, James McGuire DPM PT LPed, Howard Palamarchuk DPM, Ziad Labbad MD DPM CPed, & Anthony Camarada BS Achondroplasia, more commonly known as a type of dwarfism, is an autosomal dominant genetic syndrome that affects about 0.36 to 0.50 per every 10,000 live births in the USA 1 . Current Pedorthics November/December 2017 23