Plantar means “bottom of the foot.” The plantar fascia is the long, strong band of connective tissue that runs along the sole of your foot. Its thick central part, the plantar aponeurosis, is bound by thinner lateral portions.
What Is Plantar Fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the thick band of tissue (also called a fascia) at the bottom of your foot that runs from your heel to your toes.
Symptoms of an injured plantar fascia include inflammation and pain. Even the smallest microscopic tears can cause intense pain when walking or standing. Ruptures are not a common injury to the plantar fascia, but they can happen.Webmd Rf Plantar Fascia Image Diagram - Chart - diagrams and charts with labels. This diagram depicts Webmd Rf Plantar Fascia Image