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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 ...
 

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 ...
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Could I take only cortisone injection for the Achilles tendonitis?

-Ray, I had Achilles tendonitis with a calcified tendon. He did nothing. Months later, I went ...Had severe to tolerable pain in back of heel, but sometimes it will change to inside of heel, then ...
 

Can levoquin and flomax lead to pain in my achilles tendons and neuropathy in both legs?

of Levoquin and Flomax IV in the hospital. I immediately developed pain in my achiles tendons and neuropathy .... All problems worsened. The doctor felt after the fact that is was the Levoquin and change ...
 

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 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 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 ...
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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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