Relationship Between Sever Disease and Skeletal Maturity.

  title={Relationship Between Sever Disease and Skeletal Maturity.},
  author={Mindy M Duong and Allen D Nicholson and Samuel Q. Li and Allison Gilmore and Daniel R. Cooperman and R W Liu},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
BACKGROUND Sever disease is a common condition in active, growing children. This condition presents as pain in the heel and is thought to be an overuse condition of the calcaneal apophysis. There are currently no defined radiographic diagnostic criteria for evaluation of Sever disease, with radiographs generally showing normal appearance of the calcaneal… CONTINUE READING