Tag: heel pain

  • Foot Pain and Ankle

    Foot Pain and Ankle

    FOOT OSTEOARTHRITIS: All joints of the ankle and foot may have a degenerative disease. Outside of hallux rigidus, primary osteoarthritis is exceptional in the foot. Osteoarthritis is secondary to trauma (fractures, dislocations, sprains with osteochondral fracture) to strain (chronic ankle instability), to primitive static or acquired disorders or destructive arthropathy (inflammatory, infectious, neurological, metabolic, hemophilic,…

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Ankylosing Spondylitis

    * Also called ankylosing spondylitis. It affects mainly men (3 of 4) begins in the subject young between 18 and 30 years. Can begun in children from 8 years. More rarely in the elderly. The presence of radiographic signs such as bilateral sacroiliitis or syndesmophytes is an element of certainty (HLA B27 is only a…