Plantar fasciitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Unilateral heel pain - about 6 - 8 wks. No trauma.

Patient Data

Age: about 50 - 55 yrs
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

Symptomatic side planter fascia shows thickening and hypoechoic echopattern.

Only insertional - proximal fascia was abnormal.

Mid foot fascia was normal ( image not uploaded ).

 

Asymptomatic side planter fascia shows normal thickness and echopattern.

Case Discussion

Findings of planter fasciitis.

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Case Information

rID: 43158
Case created: 26th Feb 2016
Last edited: 26th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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