• Mrsb12174 Mrsb12174
    January 01, 2010
    Heel spur symptons
    Mrsb12174 Mrsb12174
    January 01, 2010

    Does a heel spur feel like a stone bruise, and if you draw your toes back can you feel it in your heel also?

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  • Cort
    Health Guide
    January 03, 2010
    Cort
    Health Guide
    January 01, 2010

    Its is probably more likely that you have something called plantar fasciitis. This refers to inflammation of the tendon which stretches from the heel to the toes and is the most common cause of heel pain.  When you flex your toes upwards you often experience heel pain with plantar fasciitis. It can occur with a heel spur; a heel spur is simply a reaction to  inflammation which can, of course, be caused by plantar fasciitis.

     

    For more on plantar fasciitis see http://www.healthcentral.com/diet-exercise/h/best-treatment-for-plantar-fasciitis.html


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