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Haglund's Syndrome

Haglund’s syndrome sets in when both the Achilles tendon and bursa sac on the back of the heel are injured and inflamed. This condition is sometimes also called a "pump bump."


Treatment options include:

  • Cortisone shots to relieve pain and reduce inflammation
  •  Surgery to restore mobility in the area

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