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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. ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What type of exercises should be avoided to cure Achilles Tendonitis?

My doctor as tentatively diagnosed me with Achilles Tendonitis. I understand that tendonitis should heal itself but the symptoms I ve been suffering have been occurring for almost half a year. What ...
 

Is the snapped Achilles tendon the reason for the pain in thighs and tiredness?

does it have anything to do with my ankle that has been hurting me where a snapped my Achilles tendon ...
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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
 
I am a regular runner and having pain in achilles tendon and inner shin bone above ankle. it started off a week back after doing faster 5 km on hard surface.
The pain on the inner shin bone could be related to shin splints or achilles tendonitis. This is mostly a stress related injury. Rest, hot fomentation and mild pain killers should provide the desired relief.
 
ruptured achilles tendon 6 weeks ago had casts on at 2 week intervals ,now ive a boot on how long til im back jogging once I get proper physio
It would take a minimum of 3 months for you to jog.
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