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Doctor insights on: Haglund Deformity

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Will haglund deformity cause my foot to swell?

Will haglund deformity cause my foot to swell?

Only to heel: A haglund's deformity may cause some localized swelling around the back of the heel and ankle but is not likely to cause any more swelling than that. ...Read more

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Is there any solution for haglund deformity and could i dream of having a normal and beautiful feet?

Haglund: Lot of people use heel lift or women wear high heels to shift weight to ball of foot. Surgery will get rid of the deformity. Just remember feet were meant to be functional not beautiful. Clogs or open back shoes really help a lot. ...Read more

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I have haglund deformity and would like to know if there is a solution for this. Could i dream of having normal and beautiful feet again?

I have haglund deformity and would like to know if there is a solution for this. Could i dream of having normal and beautiful feet again?

Haglund's deformity: This is correctable via surgery . As far as normal and beautiful feet , those are difficult to quantify as well as evaluate . Share your expectations with your surgeon before surgery so your outcome is realistic ...Read more

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What to do if I have had an xray and it says I have haglunds deformity?

What to do if I have had an xray and it says I have haglunds deformity?

Podiatrist: Primary cause of haglund's deformity is pressure on the back of the heel from shoes. Calcaneus(heel bone)is shaped differently in different people. People who have a prominent bump underneath the attachment of the achilles tendon are more likely to develop haglund's deformity, see podiatrist for recommendations for therapy and type of shoe wearing. ...Read more

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Bump on heel - how to tell if this is haglund's deformity?

Bump on heel - how to tell if this is haglund's deformity?

If back of the heel:: Can be caused by haglund's if the heel bone itself is hypertrophied in the area, or this could be a calcification/ spur on the back of the calcaneus related to the achilles tendinitis, it may even be a calcification inside the tendon, separate from the bone... Suggest see your foot doctor for this. ...Read more

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What is the mortality rate of a haglunds deformity (exostosis) surgery?

What is the mortality rate of a haglunds deformity (exostosis) surgery?

Minimal: Check for other pre-existing conditions, cardiac and pulmonary status, overall health, history of clots, etc. ...Read more

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What are the signs of haglund heel bumps?

What are the signs of haglund heel bumps?

Several things: Pain and swelling at the back of the heel. You can usually feel a bump at the back of the hee. ...Read more

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