Plantar Fascia

Definition of Plantar Fascia:

The plantar fascia is a broad band of fibrous tissue which runs along the bottom surface of the foot, attaching at the inside bottom of the heel bone and extending to the forefoot.

Topics Related to Plantar Fascia

Heel Pain

...the condition
“...Excessive stretching of the plantar fascia that leads to inflammation and discomfort can be caused by the following...”

Heel Spurs

...related topic
“...The plantar fascia is a tight ligament that stretches along the bottom from the heel bone to the ball of the foot...”

Plantar Fasciitis

...related topic
“Plantar Fasciitis is an inflammation caused by excessive stretching of the plantar fascia, which can also lead to heel pain, arch pain and heel spurs.”
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