One aspect of the conflict, by the way, that I will never ever countenance is that we drafted the lowest-income level of America, and the highest-income level, found a doctor that would say that they had a bone spur
The clinical term for a bone spur
is osteophyte, and it's simply a projection that sticks out from the edge of a bone.
He had one arm over his head--very typical posture for someone suffering from a bone spur
that's rubbing on the nerve root and irritating it.
It will be the third time in as many years that an operation has been deemed necessary, although this time the source of trouble is from the ligaments rather than a bone spur
Hill said: "The surgeons found a bone spur
in the actual tendon which was growing in the wrong place.
It is yet to be determined whether the bone spur
which is causing discomfort around the joint will need surgery or if the course of anti-inflammatory tablets, injections and ice treatment has been sufficiently effective to avoid such measures.
Unfortunately, in Flintoff's case, the plaster was around his left foot following an op on an ankle bone spur
She said: "Ringo had bone spur
ortho shoulder surgery in January in LA.
A bone spur
had to be removed from on top of his knee cap and Lee said: 'It was risky and could have easily gone wrong.
She was diagnosed with a bone spur
in her right heel.
Another common injury site is the heel, where pain can indicate a plantar fascia injury or bone spur
Lawrie, 47, has been putting off the op for a number of years - but continual pain from a bone spur
and cist has forced him reluctantly into hospital.
Although Pietersen had hoped that an extended period of rest will be enough to alleviate the pain that is being produced by a bone spur
in the area but surgery may be a necessary evil for the player to get rid of the problem which he sustained during the recent drawn Tests in New Zealand, the Mirror reports.
An x-ray can usually reveal the presence of a bone spur
Simon Jones, England's king of reverse swing in 2005 until a bone spur
in his ankle ruled him out of the final Test at The Oval, has revealed he resorted to a faith healer in a desperate attempt to be fit.