Achilles Tendon Contracture is curbing of Achilles tendon (heel cord) causing foot strain and pain. They occur particularly in women wearing high heels for long time, joggers who put more pressure on the balls of feet instead of heels and in people with paralytic conditions of the legs.
Some of the symptoms of Achilles Tendon Contracture:
Having difficulty in putting heels on floor.
Sharp pain in back of heel.
Having difficulty in foot movement.
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor you have constant pain in back heels and fixed foot drop.