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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 remedy for pulled Achilles tendon

I seem to have pulled or strained my Achilles tendon. is there something I can do help the pain and help it heal? ...
 

What causes lump on Achilles tendon?

My Achilles' tendon has a bump on it and it's painful to walk What might be the problem I'm not an athlete? ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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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 ...
 

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 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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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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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