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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. ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes soreness in my Achilles Tendons?

I have started a running routine and running some hills. for this week I have had slight soreness in my Achilles Tendons but it seems to be only when i first wake up. is this tendonitis or an injury ...
 

Is pain in left achilles tendon linked with hypothyroidism?

HI. I have discovered that I have hypothyroidism. I ve noticed that if I do not get my prescriptions filled promptly that my left achilles tendon really hurts when I have to walk a distance. When I m ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain near achilles tendon

My 11 year old son has pain near or at his achilles tendon. He can not run without it causing pain. The condition has been ongoing for 2 weeks…not improving not appearing to worsen. There has been no trauma ...
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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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