Plantar fasciitis

Presentation

2 weeks with heel pain

Patient Data

Age: 52
Gender: Female
MRI

MRI demonstrates fascial and perifascial edema associated with calcaneal osteitis. Note the contrast enhancement after the intravenous administration of gadolinium.

Case Discussion

Plantar fasciitis refers to inflammation of the plantar fascia of the foot.  It is considered the most common cause of heel pain.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 23317
Published: 5th Jun 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: heel
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.