Review Article
Volume 11 Issue 10 - 2020
Talalgia, a Brief Review
Jaime Alberto Restrepo Manotas1*, Johanna Hernandez Rodriguez2, Karla Ortiz Vazquez2 and Nicolas Martinez Bañol2
1Orthopedist and Traumatologist, National University of Colombia, Full Member of the Colombian Society of Orthopedic and Traumatological Surgery (SCCOT), Member of the Latin American Society of Arthroscopy (SLAR), Candidate for PhD in Law at Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Colombia
2Students of the Eighth Semester of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manizales, Colombia
*Corresponding Author: Jaime Alberto Restrepo Manotas, Orthopedist and Traumatologist, National University of Colombia, Full Member of the Colombian Society of Orthopedic and Traumatological Surgery (SCCOT), Member of the Latin American Society of Arthroscopy (SLAR), Candidate for PhD in Law at Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Colombia.
Received: March 26, 2020; Published: September 30, 2020


Background: Talalgia is a common pathology in the world population, turns out to be one of the frequent causes of the orthopedic consultation and a topic barely known by the general practitioner, due to this, the objective of this study is to carry out a short revision on the topic; To analyze the factors of risk, To review some of its etiologies, Classification, diagnosis and treatment.

Methods: A bibliographic search was conducted in databases such as Uptodate, Pubmed, Elsevier, Medline, scielo; Consulting systematic reviews and scientific studies with content of talalgia published between 2019-2020 and thirty articles related to the subject were chosen.

Conclusion: We differentiate between internal and external risk factors of talalgia cause, we open the paradox of multiple pathological options that cause talalgia, its diagnostic options and treatment.

Thus, the more structured the diagnosis of talalgia is, the better focused will be the management and prognosis of the pathology.

Keywords: Talalgia; Bursitis; Plantar Fasciitis; Achilles Tendon


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Citation: Jaime Alberto Restrepo Manotas., et al. “Talalgia, a Brief Review”. EC Orthopaedics 11.10 (2020): 50-58.

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