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Sever Disease
Julia R. Crim, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • 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. Perhamre S et al: Sever's injury: a clinical diagnosis. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 103(5):361-8, 2013
                                    2. 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
                                    3. Scharfbillig RW et al: Sever's disease: what does the literature really tell us? J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 98(3):212-23, 2008
                                    4. Ogden JA et al: Sever's injury: a stress fracture of the immature calcaneal metaphysis. J Pediatr Orthop. 24(5):488-92, 2004
                                    5. 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
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                                    Related Differential Diagnoses
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                                    References
                                    Tables

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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • 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. Perhamre S et al: Sever's injury: a clinical diagnosis. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 103(5):361-8, 2013
                                                                      2. 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
                                                                      3. Scharfbillig RW et al: Sever's disease: what does the literature really tell us? J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 98(3):212-23, 2008
                                                                      4. Ogden JA et al: Sever's injury: a stress fracture of the immature calcaneal metaphysis. J Pediatr Orthop. 24(5):488-92, 2004
                                                                      5. Volpon JB et al: Calcaneal apophysitis: a quantitative radiographic evaluation of the secondary ossification center. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 122(6):338-41, 2002