fasciitis


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Related to fasciitis: necrotizing fasciitis, nodular fasciitis

fas·ci·i·tis

 (făsh′ē-ī′tĭs, făs′-)
n.
Inflammation in a fascia, usually as a result of infection or injury.

fasciitis

(ˌfæʃɪˈaɪtɪs)
n
(Medicine) inflammation of the fascia of a muscle
Translations

fas·ci·i·tis

n. fascitis, infl. de una fascia.

fasciitis

n fascitis f; necrotizing — fascitis necrotizante
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Plantar fasciitis is a common overuse injury that can be associated with substantial heel pain.
25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation(NNFF) today announced that it has awarded NNFF'sLifetime Health-Science Achievement Award 2015 to John Crew, MD and Ron Najafi, PhD for "Excellence in Innovative Healthcare".
com)-- A new book, "Surviving the Flesh-Eating Bacteria: Understanding, Treating, Preventing and Living with the Aftermath of Necrotizing Fasciitis" by the executive directors of the National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation (www.
Plantar fasciitis is a painful condition of the fascia that lies in the sole of the foot.
A diagnosis of nodular fasciitis was established by histologic analysis.
Crew has developed that has proven its effectiveness against deadly necrotizing fasciitis, or flesh-eating disease-even when the disease is triggered by bacteria resistant to common antibiotics.
The two cases were not any sort of rare necrotising fasciitis, which is a serious bacterial infection that spreads rapidly and destroys the body's soft tissue, according to the U.
BioElectronics Corporation has completed a randomized, placebo controlled crossover trial on plantar fasciitis (heel pain) using ActiPatch.
Plantar fasciitis is the most frequent cause of chronic heel pain, leaving many sufferers unable to put their best foot forward for months at a time.
A study of 843 patients treated for MRSA found 14 had symptoms of necrotising fasciitis which destroys skin and muscle and can kill.
Key Words: eosinophilic fasciitis, fibrosing disorders, miliary tuberculosis
there are some emerging trends in the use of shockwave therapy (ESWT) for treatment of plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonopathy.