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Enthesopathic changes at achilles tendon insertion on posterior calcaneous

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What is meant by enthespoathic change in the distal achilles tendon insertion?

I, 51 years old, have some bony irregulaities and possible calcification of enthespoathic change in the distal Achilles tendon insertion. What does this mean in plain English and what cause it ...
 

How is achilles tendon pull treated ?

with achilles tenonitis. Uptake at the posterior aspect of the talus is also slightly increased in comparison ... it was achilles tendonitis but I disagree given the fact that it's no better at all after 6 weeks rest, ibuprofen ...
 

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? ...
 

What is the down side to not repairing Achilles tendon?

I ruptured my Achilles tendon October 10, 2013. I had it surgically repaired a few weeks ..., but considering my past experiences, I am reluctant to schedule any more surgeries. I notice the Achilles tendon ...
 

MRI done for checking injury in plantar facsia, achilles tendon intact. What advise?

that the plantar facsia was fine but said the following regarding the Achilles: "The Achilles tendon is intact and demonstrates a rounded region of near fluid signal intensity at the medial border of the tendon occurring ...
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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. ...
 

I ruptured my achilles tendon, what should i do ?

I believe that i ruptured my achilles tendon . I can not rase up on to my toes while barring weight on it. I can move my foot in all directions but my calf muscle does not fire at all. My ? is I m ...
 

Chronic low back pain, dysfunctional si joint, torn achilles tendon

I had a severe fall 2 years ago and have chronic low back pain , disfunctional SI joint , and torn achilles tendon . I ve had surgery for achilles tear, and also gastroc recession on same leg. Now I m ...
 

White raised bumps on ankle, red, not hurt, achilles tendon repair

My son has a non painful white raised bump on the lateral side of his ankle . It is red around the area but he says it is not warm to touch and does not hurt. He just had an achilles tendon repair two ...
 

Tore achilles tendon. Focused on weight loss. Can I walk?

Hi I tore my achilles tendon a week ago and will need to refrain from walking for 2/3 weeks according to my physio - problem is I had begun a very focused weight losing programme and had been walking ...
 

Achilles tendon repair surgery, calf & ankle swollen, fluid leaking, one hole still remaining open in incision

My husband had achilles tendon repair 4 weeks ago. It was originally 95% ruptured. About a week and a half ago, the dog ended up making him fall at home and he tore it again (they now say it is 50 ...
 

Got hit on shin, swollen and bruise, painful to walk. Had achilles tendon reattached. Could it be broken or blood poison?

this is on a foot that he just had his achilis tendon reattached this past October. Could it be broken or blood ...
 

Achilles tendon operation done. Lopsided and swollen Leg, have muscle wasting. Looking for treatment

Hi I had an Achilles tendon operation 3 years ago,every thing went well till i got the cast of after 5 weeks was sent down to physio on the same day but i fell straight on to it and it swelled up ...
 

Have lichenoid dermatitis. Getting lesions on neck and back. Had surgery on achilles tendon. Cause?

to the beach and i was on keflex at the time due to a surgery on my achilles tendon . i was wondering could ...
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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.
 
born with CP. ..been taking baclofen 45mg per day for 3 yrs for spasticity. ..my Achilles tendon was too short...I am 49. yrs old now. ..I can't keep my balann
Please consult a neurologist. You might require tendon releasing surgery.
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