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Dry skin on achilles tendon

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Suggest treatment for achilles tendonitis

Hi my daughter had Achilles tendonitis about 6 mns ago, but is having other joint issues now. No new injuries. They did several test including a aldolase (11.3) CPK (923) ANA (Negative) rheumatoid ...
 

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 for severe Achilles tendonitis

Achilles Tendon, so hard that it injured it. I don't know if I over stretched it, or bruised it or rupture. I know it takes along time for tendon injuries to heal but it has been 15 months and it has just got ...
 

What is the treatment for a torn Achilles tendon?

. The NP said it could be a tore muscle or small tear in the achille s tendon. There is still a tender area ...
 

What causes painful achilles tendon?

Dear Doctor: I am experiencing fairly acute Achilles Tendon pain . It is above the ankle ... rupture? Thanks, XXXXXXX XXXX. I am experiencing fairly acute pain in the Achilles tendon area. The pain ...
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How to treat achilles tendon?

I just completed 6 weeks of physical therapy for a diagnosis of achilles tendon. They worked on reposturing my weight from the balls of my feet to my heels, stretching the tendons with exercises and graston ...
 

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. ...
 

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 ...
 

Is it necessary for a surgery if the Achilles tendon is ruptured?

I am 73 yrs. old and have ruptured my achilles tendon is it likely that I will not need surgery. I am waiting for the doctor s office to call me back for an appointment. I was seen in the ER ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest cure for a lump near the Achilles tendon

My husband had achilles tendon surgery for a total tear in April 10. Had complications (infection ... getting red and there is a lump off to the side of the achilles. What could this be? ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for bump on Achilles tendon

Hi, I have this bump looking thing on the area around my Achilles tendon. It doesn t really hurt and when closely expected, it looks more like a flab of skin that puffed up, I don t know how it happened ...
 

Need treatment for pain on the Achilles tendon

I suddenly have intense pain in my Achilles tendon whenever I walk. I did not twist it. It may have a bug bite on it? Or maybe because I was backpacking with a 60 pound pack it is just swollen and painful ...
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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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