heel spur

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heel spur

[′hēl ‚spər]
(medicine)
A bony growth produced by excessive musculoskeletal tension at the heel. Also known as calcaneal exostosis.
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3) Plantar heel pain has been referred to in the published literature by many names including heel spur syndrome, which lends some importance to the radiographic presence of an inferior calcaneal spur.