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How is heel pain diagnosed?

Heel pain can be diagnosed by your doctor after taking a detailed medical history and performing a thorough physical examination of the foot and leg. Imaging scans, such as X-rays, ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), may be used to identify causes of heel pain, such as heel spurs or stress fractures.

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Author: Dr Bow Tauro PhD, BSc (Hons)
First answered: 15 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 18 May 2018
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Category: Achilles tendonitis


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