Haglund deformity

Case contributed by Mohammadtaghi Niknejad

Presentation

Heel pain.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Male
x-ray

Bony prominence is seen on the postero-superior aspect of the calcaneal tuberosity. There is also calcaneal spur in inferior aspect.

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with Haglund deformity which is defined as bony enlargement formed at the posterosuperior aspect of the calcaneum. This deformity leads to retrocalcaneal bursitis.

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