fat-pad


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fat-pad

(fat'pad), [TA]
An accumulation of somewhat encapsulated adipose tissue.
Synonym(s): corpus adiposum [TA], fat body

fat-pad

(fat'pad) [TA]
An accumulation of somewhat encapsulated adipose tissue.
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Even as Broad prepares to lead his country in today's Twenty20 at Eden Park, the first international fixture of their New Zealand tour, England's medics scour the world to uncover a cure for the lacerated fat-pad at the bottom of his foot.
As Twenty20 skipper Broad (above) led England into today's opening hitand-giggle at Eden Park in Auckland, medical staff were scouring the world for a cure to his lacerated fat-pad at the bottom of his left foot.
Even as Broad prepares to lead his country in today's Twenty20 at Eden Park, the first international fixture of their New Zealand tour, England's medics are scouring the world to uncover a cure for the lacerated fat-pad at the bottom of his foot.
The pace bowler accepts he can only "manage" the pain in his left heel, caused by a lacerated fat-pad - an unusual injury and one for which there is no known treatment.
"With the fat-pad soft tissue, you can't inject it because it just dissolves."