link
Bookmarks
Sever Disease
Julia R. Crim, MD
To access 4,300 diagnoses written by the world's leading experts in radiology.Try it free - 15 days
0
1
1
0

KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Synonyms

                • Osteochondrosis of heel
              • Definitions

                • Described as apophysitis of skeletally immature posterior calcaneal apophysis
                • Apophysis: secondary growth center of bone, not contributing to longitudinal growth

              IMAGING

              • Imaging Recommendations

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • General Features

                        • Relevant Anatomy

                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                          • Presentation

                            • Demographics

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                      Selected References

                                      1. Martinelli N et al: Prevalence and associated factors of Sever's disease in an athletic population. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 109(5):351-6, 2019
                                      2. Perhamre S et al: Sever's injury: a clinical diagnosis. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 103(5):361-8, 2013
                                      3. Kose O: Do we really need radiographic assessment for the diagnosis of non-specific heel pain (calcaneal apophysitis) in children? Skeletal Radiol. 39(4):359-61, 2010
                                      4. Scharfbillig RW et al: Sever's disease: what does the literature really tell us? J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 98(3):212-23, 2008
                                      5. Ogden JA et al: Sever's injury: a stress fracture of the immature calcaneal metaphysis. J Pediatr Orthop. 24(5):488-92, 2004
                                      6. Volpon JB et al: Calcaneal apophysitis: a quantitative radiographic evaluation of the secondary ossification center. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 122(6):338-41, 2002
                                      Related Anatomy
                                      Loading...
                                      Related Differential Diagnoses
                                      Loading...
                                      References
                                      Tables

                                      Tables

                                      KEY FACTS

                                      • Terminology

                                        • Imaging

                                          • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                            • Pathology

                                              • Clinical Issues

                                                • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Synonyms

                                                    • Osteochondrosis of heel
                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Described as apophysitis of skeletally immature posterior calcaneal apophysis
                                                    • Apophysis: secondary growth center of bone, not contributing to longitudinal growth

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • Imaging Recommendations

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • MR Findings

                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Relevant Anatomy

                                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                              • Presentation

                                                                • Demographics

                                                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                    • Treatment

                                                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                      • Consider

                                                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                          Selected References

                                                                          1. Martinelli N et al: Prevalence and associated factors of Sever's disease in an athletic population. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 109(5):351-6, 2019
                                                                          2. Perhamre S et al: Sever's injury: a clinical diagnosis. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 103(5):361-8, 2013
                                                                          3. Kose O: Do we really need radiographic assessment for the diagnosis of non-specific heel pain (calcaneal apophysitis) in children? Skeletal Radiol. 39(4):359-61, 2010
                                                                          4. Scharfbillig RW et al: Sever's disease: what does the literature really tell us? J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 98(3):212-23, 2008
                                                                          5. Ogden JA et al: Sever's injury: a stress fracture of the immature calcaneal metaphysis. J Pediatr Orthop. 24(5):488-92, 2004
                                                                          6. Volpon JB et al: Calcaneal apophysitis: a quantitative radiographic evaluation of the secondary ossification center. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 122(6):338-41, 2002