calcaneus

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Synonyms for calcaneus

the largest tarsal bone

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To this end, we measured calcaneal ultrasound parameters and potential determinants of skeletal integrity in a well-defined community-based sample of skeletally healthy older women.
This will be the first FDA-approved Investigational Device Study to measure clinical outcomes in a total ankle replacement that utilizes calcaneal fixation.
The common causes of posterior heel pain are Achilles tendinopathy, retrocalcaneal bursitis, calcaneal apophysitis, posterior impingement (FIGURE 1A), and Achilles tendon strain or rupture.
A posterior view will display calcaneal and subtalar positions.
Gleich-Koutsogiannis is a widely known extra-articular closing calcaneal osteotomic technique for correction of the adult flatfoot.
EFFECTIVENESS OF SHOCKWAVE THERAPY IN PATIENTS WITH CALCANEAL SPUR
Relationship of Lunge and Jack test in calcaneal apophysitis (sever's disease) in young soccer players
Measurements of Achilles length were taken from the calcaneal notch, or most proximal insertion of the Achilles tendon, to the gastrocnemius myotendinous junction as well as the most distal insertion of the soleus.
The tibial nerve was decompressed at each of its branches in the medial, lateral, plantar, and calcaneal tunnels.
11 Schepers12 studied the plantar pressure in 21 patients of intra-articular calcaneal fracture and concluded that there was no direct relationship between the plantar pressure distribution and the clinical effect.