The main symptom that determines the presence of the disease is a sharp pain in the heel, comparable to as if stepping on a needle or a nail. In principle, it is because heel spur is an outgrowth in the form of a spike. Main reasons that give rise to heel spurs, can be different in each case. For some, this disease develops as a result of flatfoot, the other is the result of infectious diseases. The growth of heel spurs can be triggered by trauma to the calcaneus, overweight is an additional factor aggravating the situation. Ache not heel spurs, and pain creates an inflammatory process that develops in the plantar aponeurosis, injured a heel spur. Popular treatment of heel spurs in most cases relieves pain and brings relief.
The presence of a spur does not necessarily mean disease. Sometimes, it is detected on x-ray of a person who’s never experienced discomfort and pain. In this case, the presence of growth due to the anatomical individuality of the person and due to the peculiarities of its metabolism. Continue reading