Bone spurs - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : Hi
How can I help you?
User : hi doc
Yes, proceed with your query
User : can you tell me about Calcaneal spur
Doctor : Sure
it is a bony spur projecting from the back or underside of the heel bone
Usually detected on X rays
can be inferior and posterior
User : well my mother is sufer form it,,, she have symtoms that she feels stiffness in her heel is that part of it?
Doctor : Yes
Doctor : It is a likely possiblity
User : hm..so is operation is the last option?
Bone spurs that limit mobility or
cause other problems that limists daily activities may require surgery.
otherwise only symptomatic treatment is sufficient
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