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the bottom of the foot; called also sole. adj., adj plan´tar.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.


(sōl), [TA]
The plantar surface or under part of the foot.
Synonym(s): planta [TA], pelma
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012


The underside of the foot.
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adjective Only noun The bottom of the foot
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.


(sōl) [TA]
The plantar surface or underside of the foot.
Synonym(s): planta [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about sole

Q. What causes a warm sensation in your foot I have a warm sensation at sole of left foot lasting 5-10 second From time to time I get a warm sensation at the sole of my foot lasting about 5-10 seconds. Started about 2 months ago.

A. Frankly? Although it's tempting to try to give you diagnosis here, these kinds of complaints are so varied and can point to so many different directions I would refrain from doing it. In my opinion you should see a doctor. It's impossible to give a diagnosis based on one line. Sorry...

Q. after a pedicure, the soles of my feet are dark w/freckles, skin is itchy/thick, my derm says its eczema,help! the pedicure was in fall, 2002. I mad a mistake and wore nylon boots during a storm, the dye never fully disappeared. I would scrub the soles of my feet until I couldn't walk. However, within the last 4 months both heels are itchy, thick, dark-er and now they both have dark legions/ freckles have formed.

A. Are you sure you are going to a clean sterile saloon? It is very important to make sure they use sterile tools for a pedicure because they can transfer fungal infections very easily. Either way you should see a dermatologist to get the right kind of cream treatment for your feet.

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A documentary was being filmed called School in the Cloud, documenting the development of the SOLE rooms in Britain, India and the rest of the world, and documenting Sugata's work surrounding the School in the Cloud and bringing education to children in deprived parts of India.
There is one very interesting fact about the sole fish, it is born as a typical flat fish with eyes on each side of the head but as it matures, one of its eye migrates to the right side of head.
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