Plantar fasciitis

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim


Ankle pain

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female
Race: Caucasian
  • Plantar fascial fusiform thickening which involves its proximal portion and extends to the calcaneal insertion, it elicits increased signal at STIR WI, yet with no complete fiber disruption. 
  • Oedema of the adjacent fat pad and underlying soft tissues. 
  • Calcaneal marrow oedema at its insertion.
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Case information

rID: 28929
Published: 22nd Apr 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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