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2 Possible Causes for Calcific Tendinopathy of Heels

  • Plantar Fasciitis

    PATIENTS: Participants 18 years or older with symptomatic plantar fasciitis (PF) (with heel spur) or calcific Achilles tendinopathy (CAT).[] […] such as proximal plantar fasciitis of the heel, lateral epicondylitis of the elbow, calcific or non-calcific tendonitis of the shoulder and patellar tendinopathy etc.[] C 6, 7 Spurring at the Achilles tendon insertion site or intratendinous calcifications on plain radiography indicate Achilles tendinopathy.[]

  • Myogelosis

    Indications for ESWT are: Chronic tendinopathies Rotator cuff with or without calcification Achilles tendon Radial epicondylopathy (tennis elbow) Patella tendon Plantar fasciitis[] […] with or without heel spur and Neck pain (myogelosis)[]

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