Pathologic conditions of the heel: Tumors and arthritides

Patrick R. Burns, Rick L. Scanlan, Thomas Zgonis, Clinton Lowery

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Heel pain is one of the most common presenting complaints to the foot and ankle specialist. There are many causes for subcalcaneal heel pain, including biomechanical, traumatic, those related to several types of arthritides and tumors, and anatomic causes. This article describes pathologic conditions of the heel, concentrating on tumors and arthritides.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)115-136
Number of pages22
JournalClinics in podiatric medicine and surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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