Haglund deformity


Haglund deformity
retrocalcaneal bursitis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • retrocalcaneal bursitis — inflammation and thickening of the bursae in front of the Achilles tendon. Called also Achilles b., superficial calcaneal b., and Haglund deformity or disease …   Medical dictionary


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