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Heel swelling

Heel swelling: Introduction

Heel swelling: Inflammatory changes associated with the Achilles tendon and calcaneus. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Heel swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Heel swelling:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Heel swelling. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Heel swelling: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Heel swelling, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Heel swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Heel swelling

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Heel swelling: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Heel swelling

The list below shows some of the causes of Heel swelling mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Heel swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Heel swelling. Of the 22 causes of Heel swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 22 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Heel swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Heel swelling' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Heel swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Heel swelling based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Heel swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

    Symptoms related to Heel swelling:

    Foot pain (206 causes), Sole pain (13 causes), Ankle pain (56 causes), Heel symptoms, Heel rash, Bunion (9 causes), Calcaneum, Calcaneal spur, Calcaneal fracture, Pedal oedema

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