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Functional Limb Length Discrepancy

What it Measures

Comparative Length of ASIS to Distal Hallux of one side vs the other sides

Significance

  • Low significance
  • Moderate significance above 2cm difference
  • High significance above 3cm difference

Normal Value

  • Equal lengths bilateral

Exam containing this measurement:

BIQ 24

BIQ 10

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Effect of Deviation

This is a sign used to help determine the rear mid and forefoot compensatory strategies when anatomy is less efficient for normal gait

Biomechanical Intelligence Quotient
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BIQ forms:

Functional Limb Length Discrepancy

What it Measures

Comparative Length of ASIS to Distal Hallux of one side vs the other sides

Significance

  • Low significance
  • Moderate significance above 2cm difference
  • High significance above 3cm difference

Normal Value

  • Equal lengths bilateral

Exam containing this measurement:

BIQ 24

BIQ 10

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Effect of Deviation

This is a sign used to help determine the rear mid and forefoot compensatory strategies when anatomy is less efficient for normal gait

Biomechanical Intelligence Quotient
How Great Doctors Measure Their Patients and Get Extraordinary Results

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BIQ forms:

Functional Limb Length Discrepancy

What it Measures

Comparative Length of ASIS to Distal Hallux of one side vs the other sides

Significance

  • Low significance
  • Moderate significance above 2cm difference
  • High significance above 3cm difference

Normal Value

  • Equal lengths bilateral

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Exam containing this measurement:

BIQ 24

BIQ 10

Effect of Deviation

This is a sign used to help determine the rear mid and forefoot compensatory strategies when anatomy is less efficient for normal gait