heel spur(redirected from heel spur syndrome)
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bony thickening of the proximal plantar surface of the calcaneus associated with severe pain on standing.
See calcaneal spur.
heel spurA bony outgrowth of the planta surface of the calcaneus, which can be seen by imaging of the foot.
Recurrent heel pain, plantar fasciitis.
NSAIDS, orthotics, surgery when all else fails.