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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Hoberg, M; Gradinger, R; Rudert, M 
Title:
[Heel pain] 
Abstract:
Upper and plantar heel pains are differentiated from one another. Plantar heel pain is usually caused by plantar fasciitis. A heel spur is a side effect and is not related to the cause of the symptoms. Upper heel pain is mostly caused by tendonitis of the Achilles tendon or Haglund exostosis. Only through an exact diagnosis is an adequate and usually conservative therapy possible. If the conservative therapy should fail, it is nevertheless important to clarify the indication for surgery to preve...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
MMW Fortschr Med 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
149 
Journal issue:
24 
Pages contribution:
36-9; quiz 40 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
1438-3276 
TUM Institution:
dische Klinik und Poliklinik