Sever's Disease

Sever's disease is a common childhood heel injury. It's caused by swelling in the growth plate of the heel, and can be very painful but is only temporary. It does not have a long-term effect.

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Foot + Ankle Program

Find the care you need for foot and ankle injuries from the orthopedic specialists at Tufts Medical Center, and request an appointment today.
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