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Sever’s Disease

Heel Pain in Children

Heel Pain in Children Calcaneal Apophysitis (Sever’s Disease) What Is Calcaneal Apophysitis? Calcaneal apophysitis is a painful inflammation of the heel’s growth plate. It typically affects children between the ages of 8 and 14 years old, because the heel bone (calcaneus) is not fully developed until at least age 14. Until then, new bone is […]