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Fasciitis, Plantar

Introduction: Fasciitis, Plantar

Description of Fasciitis, Plantar

Fasciitis, Plantar (medical condition): Inflammation of fascia - plantar aspect (bottom) of foot....more »

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Plantar Fasciitis:
  »Introduction: Plantar Fasciitis
  »Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis
  »Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis

Fasciitis, Plantar: Inflammation of the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot (plantar fascia) causing HEEL pain. The plantar fascia (also called plantar aponeurosis) are bands of fibrous tissue extending from the calcaneal tuberosity to the TOES. The etiology of plantar fasciitis remains controversial but is likely to involve a biomechanical imbalance. Though often presenting along with HEEL SPUR, they do not appear to be causally related.
Source: MeSH 2007

Fasciitis, Plantar: Related Topics

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Fasciitis, Plantar as a Disease

Fasciitis, Plantar: Another name for Plantar Fasciitis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Plantar Fasciitis
  »Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis
  »Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis

Fasciitis, Plantar: Related Diseases

Fasciitis, Plantar: Fasciitis, Plantar is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Fasciitis, Plantar (Plantar Fasciitis)

Some of the symptoms of Fasciitis, Plantar incude:

  • Localised pain or tenderness
  • Pain on walking or standing
  • Pain worse in morning

Treatments for Fasciitis, Plantar (Plantar Fasciitis)

Treatments for Fasciitis, Plantar (Plantar Fasciitis) include:

Treatment of Fasciitis, Plantar: For more treatment information about Fasciitis, Plantar, see treatment of Plantar Fasciitis (Fasciitis, Plantar)

Fasciitis, Plantar: Related Disease Topics

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