Heel Spur

Known as: Spur, Calcaneal, Spurs, Calcaneal, Calcaneal Spurs 
A bony outgrowth on the lower surface of the CALCANEUS. Though often presenting along with plantar fasciitis (FASCIITIS, PLANTAR), they are not… (More)
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1951-2018
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2007
2007
The stimulating factor for the development of heel spur (calcaneal exostosis) is controversial. In a sample of elderly cadaveric… (More)
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2005
2005
The aim of this paper is to assess the benefit to treat plantar fasciitis with low-dose energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To describe the structure and significance of subcalcaneal heel spurs associated with the plantar fascia. METHODS The… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To clarify morphologic features associated with the clinical outcome of extracorporeal shock wave application (ESWA) in… (More)
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1998
1998
QUESTION The long-term analgetic effect of low-energetic shock-wave therapy in heel spur for two different numbers of applicated… (More)
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1996
1996
The aim of this prospective single-blind pilot study was to explore the pain-alleviating effect of low-energy extracorporeal… (More)
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1996
1996
PURPOSE To evaluate radiation therapy (RT) to treat refractory pain in plantar heel spur. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 1984 to… (More)
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1994
1994
A prospective study of pes planus by using calcaneal pitch and calcaneal spur was carried out in 82 patients with plantar heel… (More)
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1991
1991
A new, minimally traumatic endoscopic approach to plantar fasciotomy has been developed by the authors. This technique can be… (More)
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1984
1984
In 6 years through 1982, the authors performed 34 operative cases in 26 patients with recalcitrant heel pain. The operative… (More)
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