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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? ...
 

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. ...
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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. ...
 

Pain due to achilles tendon. Sensitive to pressure. Cure?

Hello sir, I am 20 years old and suffering from pain due to achilles tendon. This pain started 3 months ago and the region is very sensitive to even small pressure on the surface. Could u please suggest ...
 

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 ...
 

Pain in the ankle radiating to the achilles tendon. No injury. Reason?

I have been experiencing pain in my right ankle that has radiated to the two sides of my ankle bone and my Achilles tendon. It hurts to walk. If I am standing, I can feel that there are strained elements ...
 

Sportsperson, both achilles tendons very sore for first 15 mins of run, calves sore. What's the problem ?

changed my runners and all discomfort disappeared, no inflammation or tenderness in the Achilles tendons ... my achilles tendons were very sore for the first 15 mins of a run. After the 15 mins or so ...
 

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 ...
 

Ruptured achilles tendon. Pain in heels. Prescribed Ace Proxyvon. Safe to take with glomerulonephritis?

helo dr recently i hv et wth an accident wherein i hv completely ruptured my achilles tendon ..its been three months noe n my leg is still plastered...since yday night i am hvng severe pain in my leg ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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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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