Plantar Fasciitis definition

The Plantar, also referred to as Fasciitis, Plantar Fasciitis is a painful condition of the foot. It is defined as an inflammation of the Plantar fascia, the fibrous envelope of the tendon which forms the Arch of the foot (from latin fascia “band”). The role of the Plantar fascia is to support and protect the tendon of the sole of the foot.

 

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