Unfortunately, this is not likely to occur. The "arch" is composed of many things, bones, ligament, tendons etc. In order for a patient with CP to walk better, sometimes braces (AFO's) are used to support the lower extremities.
Posted By Vivian Abrams DPM on June 07, 2004 at 21:11:52:
In Reply to: flat feet
posted by candy figaro on June 07, 2004 at 11:49:39:
A silicone insert on the back of the Achillotrain leaves tendon pressure-free and provides intermittent compression for the reduction of swelling and edema.