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Related to calcaneal spur: plantar fasciitis
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.
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calcaneal spurHeel spur Orthopedics A bony outgrowth of the calcaneus, which may cause recurrent heel pain
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heel spur(hēl spŭr)
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