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Dry skin on achilles tendon

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What causes achilles tendonitis?

feels like a tendon on the back lower leg that feels knotty and just found one, similar but in the front ...
 

Suggest treatment to repair Achilles' tendon

I have had 4 surgeries on my Achilles tendon. The wound developed an infection and had problems ... in not having any further attempts to repair the tendon? ...
 

Suggest treatment for injury on Achilles' tendon

I injured my Achilles' tendon area 2 months ago. ( a heavy door closed on the back of my foot) I ... can I do about it? The following day after injuring my Achilles area ( right foot)... I fell and hurt ...
 

Suggest treatment for inflammation of achilles tendons

I was taking levoflaxin sp? I took it for 5 days until my Achilles tendons became inflamed. I ... of the tendons. ...
 

Suggest treatment for sore achilles tendon

Hi I have a sore achilles tendon. After walking alot then resting and walking again the area where my achilles tendon is located is very sore. I do not recall doing anything to have damaged this area ...
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I am experiencing in the right achilles tendon

Is it possible to suffer from tendonitis in the head resulting in chronic pain. I have achilles .... The pain is identical to what I am experiencing in the right achilles tendon. ...
 

What causes recurring pain in Achilles tendon?

as the pain in my achilles tendons was so severe. I immediately stopped taking the medication. The pain comes and goes, and some days are worse than others. One constant, however, is my ankles and achilles tendons ...
 

How to reduce pain and swelling in achilles tendon?

I recently went running while visiting family in Seattle. I think I strained my Achilles in my left foot from going up and down the steep hills. It was a little sore, but I didn t do anything about it ...
 

What causes pain and inflammation in Achilles tendon?

Hi, I am a 56 year old distance runner and have an issue with inflammation and pain at the point where my Achilles attaches to my heel after I run. What is causing this? And what should I do. I am ...
 

Suggest treatment for achilles tendonitis in both legs

Sir jai hind i am pranay sir i am having achilles tendonitis in both leg sir befor 2 years it was perfect but when i came in hyper activity my heel starts paining in the morning . Then after few month ...
 

What causes shooting pain in achilles tendon?

I have had some issues with my Achilles tendon ( intermittant burning ) over the past year. I have an appointment with an Orthopedist July 7, but today I am having sharp shooting pain from that area. I still have ...
 

What causes a lump under the Achilles tendon?

I have a lump on or under my left achilles tendon. I first found it in April 2010. Since then it seems to come and go. I ve never had pain until the last 2 weeks and it is painful upon initially ...
 

Can the ruptured achilles tendon be repaired?

Hello, I have completely ruptured [snapped] my achilles tendon on the right leg. I did it while just walking leisurely on flat ground. I am a 63 year old male who has good calf muscle development. [1 ...
 

What causes severe tightness in the Achilles tendon?

I have severe tightness in my achilles tendon first thing in the morning or anytime I have not moved in a while. I have read that calf raises are good to loosen tight calf muscles is a good treatment ...
 

What is the itching and swelling in my Achilles tendon?

Hello, My achilis tendon was painful and a little swollen for 3/4 days after a usual 15min warm ... and now the skin over the tendon became very ichi, and the skin is a little darker than usual. What could ...
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I have extreme pain in my calf after rolling my ankle.. I can put full weight on it with no pain, yet when I elevate it and rotate it its a horrible pain
So there is pain while moving your ankle joint: any significant history? There is injury to / pathology in the Achilles tendon!
 
My achilles tendon was injured three months ago and won't heal. What should I do?
hi consult orthopedician/ plastic surgeon. It may require flap coverage.
 
Im on vacation in Puerto Rico after jogging yesterday felt a tight pull and ache in my achilles tendon. Today it is tender to the touch and aches.
Welcome to HCM A few muscle fibres might have been torn… See a General practitioner / get examined ... Over The Counter Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs like Ibuprofen or naproxen / ice packs / rest to the part will be useful in the meanwhile... Muscle relaxants are useful but may need prescription… Prognosis is generally excellent in such situations… Regards
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