fibrofatty padding

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fibrofatty padding

; plantar fat pad reticulated adipose tissue covering the plantar weight-bearing aspect of the foot
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Known high-risk factors for deformities are advanced age, a history of diabetes for more than 10 years, altered gait and ambulatory dysfunction, foot pressure abnormality, atrophy of soft tissue, and plantar fat pad and deformities (1).
It would be prudent to avoid steroid injections in patients at high risk for plantar fat pad atrophy, including those with diabetes, peripheral neuropathy, and rheumatoid arthritis.
BST-InPod(TM) is an injectable product to relieve acute plantar pain by restoring the comfort of the plantar fat pads.
BST-InPod(TM) is a new injectable product that can restore the comfort of the plantar fat pads, the body's natural shock absorbing mechanism, by restoring their thickness and cushioning properties.