Haglund deformity

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Heel pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Bony prominence is seen on postero-superior aspect of calcaneal tuberosity. There is also calcaneal spur in inferior aspect.

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with Haglund deformity which is defined as bony enlargement formed at posterosuperior aspect of the calcaneum. This deformity leads to retrocalcaneal bursitis.

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Case information

rID: 61628
Published: 11th Jul 2018
Last edited: 12th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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