Case 17

Joel David, Anne Miller, Anushka Soni and Lyn Williamson

in Oxford Case Histories in Rheumatology

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Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780199587506
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753442 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 17

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A 24-year-old male competitive 800 m runner presented with a 6-week history of left posterior heel pain and swelling. The pain had started insidiously with no specific injury. The pain was now constant at mild to moderate intensity but significantly worse during and for a few hours after running. He had changed coaches 2 months previously and had modified his training programme to include more speed work.

Chapter.  1219 words. 

Subjects: Rheumatology

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