What does 'secondary to' Mean?

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I have got hold of some my Medical records and i am trying to understand something that was wrote by an Orthotic Surgeon 4 years ago, Can anyone tell me what is ment by 'Secondary to' in the below description.

'worsening mobility secondary to combined biomechanical abnormalities of feet, knees, ankles and hips. walk with flexed knees & hips. genu valgum. weakness of hip and knee extensor muscles and peroneal muscles'

Thank you for your help


PS sorry if i posted iin wrong section!!!

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