Plantar Fasciitis See also resources in the Plantar Fasciitis subcategory of Fasciitis.
[OCOSH Code: D036981 202882003 M72.2 FAS_PF]
Plantar heel pain is a commonly encountered orthopedic problem that can cause significant discomfort and a limp because of difficulty in bearing weight. Etiologies are multiple; therefore, a careful clinical evaluation is necessary for appropriate management. Nonsurgical or conservative care is successful in most cases.
Synonyms and related keywords: heel pain...
Added: Mon Mar 31 2008