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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 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 ...
 

What causes soreness on the Achilles tendon?

My achellies tendons are extremely sore and are very inflexible. It is making it very hard to walk. What is wrong? ...
 

Suggest treatment for ruptured achilles tendon

I ruptured my Achilles tendon last night in a pickup basketball game. I am a fairly active person who enjoys running, golf, walks, coaching youth sports, etc. Nothing crazy, but not a full time couch ...
 

Suggest treatment for injury to achilles tendon

I hyper extended my right achilles tendon 2 wks ago. I have been icing it, soaking it in epsom salts and wearing an ankle brace. It seems to be slowly healing.Is there anything else should I do? ...
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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? ...
 

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 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 ...
 

How to rule out Achilles tendon injury?

My left heel has been hurting for a couple of weeks, I suspect Achilles tendon. What should be done for it? I am not an athlete. Seems worse when I wear shoes that don t fit snugly or that allow the heel ...
 

What causes sharp pain in Achilles Tendon?

in my left Achilles Tendon. It does not look swollen and the pain subsided. I can walk on it but appears to be sore. In your opinion do you think I tore the tendon or just irritated it? ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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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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