Tarsal coalitions

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What is tarsal coalitions?

Tarsal Coalitions are the abnormal union of 2 or more bones in the hindfoot and midfoot (talus, navicular, calcaneus, and cuboid). This can be from birth (congenital), or acquired from trauma, infection, surgery; or from other joint disorders.

Common symptoms reported by people with tarsal coalitions

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with tarsal coalitions

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Percocet)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with tarsal coalitions, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with tarsal coalitions

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Percocet)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with tarsal coalitions, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has tarsal coalitions on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 0
40s 2
50s 4
60s 1
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

70% Female
30% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from tarsal coalitions patients who have completed their condition history
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