[Diagnostics of the retrocalcaneal bursitis: possibilities of the use of new anatomical data].

@article{Kachlik2008DiagnosticsOT,
  title={[Diagnostics of the retrocalcaneal bursitis: possibilities of the use of new anatomical data].},
  author={David Kachlik and V{\'a}clav B{\'a}{\vc}a and Milos Bart{\'a}k and Martin Cepelik and Alena Doubkov{\'a} and Petr H{\'a}jek and V{\'a}clav Mandys and Vladim{\'i}r Musil and Blanka Prosova and Anton{\'i}n Srp and Josef Stingl},
  journal={Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske chirurgicke spolecnosti},
  year={2008},
  volume={87 3},
  pages={128-34}
}
The anatomy and histology of the normal retrocalcaneal bursa (RB) was studied on both embalmed and fresh cadaverous material. The bursa is a constant structure, its upper and posterior walls are completely covered with the unilayered synovial membrane. Its anterior wall represents the superior facet of the calcaneal tuberosity, the posterior one corresponds to the anterior surface of the insertional part of the Achilles tendon. The superior wall is formed by the adipose tissue of the inferior… CONTINUE READING

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