'Shoes' are not a medical term, but an item of footwear designed to provide protection, support, and comfort to the feet during various activities, although ill-fitting or inappropriate shoes can contribute to various foot conditions such as blisters, corns, calluses, and orthopedic issues.
Apparatus used to support, align, prevent, or correct deformities or to improve the function of movable parts of the body.
Anatomical and functional disorders affecting the foot.
Distortion or disfigurement of the foot, or a part of the foot, acquired through disease or injury after birth.
The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.
Devices used to support or align the foot structure, or to prevent or correct foot deformities.
General or unspecified injuries involving the foot.
The back (or posterior) of the FOOT in PRIMATES, found behind the ANKLE and distal to the TOES.
Alterations or deviations from normal shape or size which result in a disfigurement of the foot.
Manner or style of walking.
Lateral displacement of the great toe (HALLUX), producing deformity of the first METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT with callous, bursa, or bunion formation over the bony prominence.
An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.
A process of preserving animal hides by chemical treatment (using vegetable tannins, metallic sulfates, and sulfurized phenol compounds, or syntans) to make them immune to bacterial attack, and subsequent treatments with fats and greases to make them pliable. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Fabric or other material used to cover the body.
Clothing designed to protect the individual against possible exposure to known hazards.
Short fragments of DNA or RNA that are used to alter the function of target RNAs or DNAs to which they hybridize.
Short fragments of RNA that are used to alter the function of target RNAs or DNAs to which they hybridize.
Chemicals that are used to oxidize pigments and thus effect whitening.
A SMN complex protein that is closely-related to SURVIVAL OF MOTOR NEURON 1 PROTEIN. In humans, the protein is encoded by an often duplicated gene found near the inversion centromere of a large inverted region of CHROMOSOME 5.