plantar fasciitis

noun

Definition of plantar fasciitis

:inflammation of the dense fibrous band of tissue of the sole of the foot that is marked especially by heel or arch pain

First Known Use of plantar fasciitis

1940


Medical Dictionary

plantar fasciitis

noun

medical Definition of plantar fasciitis

:inflammation involving the plantar fascia of the foot especially in the area of its attachment to the calcaneus that is marked especially by heel or arch pain

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