fasciosis

fasciosis

(fash'ē-ō-sis),
A degenerative or other symptomatic disease of a fascia.
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Histologically PF is a degenerative fasciosis without inflammation, but aetiology is complex, (8-10) In management, some use injection therapies (11-14) as Glucose and Lidocaine Prolotherapy (15) Platelet Rich Plasma (16,17) and Botulinum Toxin (18).
A new minimally invasive technique for treating plantar fasciosis using bipolar radiofrequency: A prospective analysis.
An early case series showed that DPT effectively improved pain at rest and during activity in patients with chronic plantar fasciosis refractory to conservative care.
The AT3 System is used for the relief of pain associated with conditions such as tendinosis and fasciosis.
Based on the pathological and histological findings suggesting a more degenerative rather than an inflammatory process, Lemont et al (13) recommended that a more appropriate term would be plantar fasciosis.
2) Limited dorsiflexion due to tightness of the Achilles tendon strains the plantar fascia and can lead to PE Histology shows minimal inflammatory changes, and some experts advocate the term plantar fasciosis to counter the misperception that it is primarily an inflammatory condition.