black heel

cal·ca·ne·al pe·te·chi·ae

traumatic hemorrhage into the stratum corneum of the heel that may persist for several weeks as centrally confluent black dots.
Synonym(s): black heel

black heel

Subcutaneous bleeding into the skin behind the calcaneus typically caused by repetitive trauma, for example, in runners or other athletes.
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Test results for black heel mark protection and hardness have also been on a very high level.
In French it's known as "talon noir." In English it's called "black heel." This black-and-blue skin discoloration afflicting joggers is just one of many skin conditions that can plague sports enthusiasts, reports Rodney S.
Designed to exhibit exceptional floor-wear characteristics, such as black heel mark and scuff resistance, Turboset Ultra Pro is ideal for sports and recreational floors.
Christian Dior and John Rocha took a traditional black heel and added a touch of print to the heel for a dash of colour.
Instead of adding a safe black heel, she's gone for a daring approach with dark purple platform heels by Miu Miu.
On Monday, Spears wore a stunning red mini dress with a tiny cutout in the middle, topping off the look with a glittery silver choker necklace, chunky black heels, and her long blonde tresses in a glamorous up-do.
This H&M shirt dress will look glamorous thrown over a high-waisted bikini during the day and brilliant at night with a tan and strappy black heels.
Completing the theme, the 'Jazbaa' actor paired her attire with black heels and a smoky eye look.
Dusky pink satin clutch bag, PS14.99, TK Maxx; Stork kimono, PS39.95, Hamish Munro; black pocket shift dress, PS40, Lipsy at Next, and Head Over Heels strappy black heels, PS43, Dune
Princess Beatrice accentuated her look with her black heels and black hat.