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).
Atrophy of the intrinsic small muscles of the foot along with the plantar fat pad is common in elderly people, causing in loss of cushioning under the metatarsal heads with resulting areas of increased pressure in the forefoot and accompanying pain.
Plantar fat pad atrophy after corticosteroid injection for an interdigital neuroma: a case report.
Fibrosis and adventitious bursae in plantar fat pad of forefoot: MR imaging findings in asymptomatic volunteers and MR imaging-histologic comparison.
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.