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Scaly skin on achilles tendon

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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. ...
 

How is achilles tendon pull treated ?

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

Suggest treatment for recurrent tendinitis of the achilles tendon

I have be a runner all my life. Since age 35 I have had on & off issues with Achilles Tendinitis , 2 x a year. At 64 I need to take 2-3 weeks off every 2 weeks to heal. I run 2 weeks no problems ...
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What is the itching and swelling in my Achilles tendon?

and now the skin over the tendon became very ichi, and the skin is a little darker than usual. What could ...Hello, My achilis tendon was painful and a little swollen for 3/4 days after a usual 15min warm ...
 

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. ...
 

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 ankles and Achilles tendons tightness and weakness?

A few years ago I was running a lot and developed Achilles tendonitis in both legs. With some ... exercise for about a year and my ankles and Achilles tendons are so tight that I have to warm them up ...
 

How long does the reconnected Achilles tendon take to recover?

Hello. I had my achilles tendon disconnected during a fall. It was reconnected using two screws. It was not ruptured. I am nbow in an air cast. Five weeks into recovery I have not stood on it but this week have just ...
 

Suffering from Achilles tendon leading to balancing problem

My husband had achilles tendon lengthening about a year ago. He is age 86. Shortly after, he ... while walking. The Achilles healed well and is not affecting his gait. ...
 

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 ...
 

Is the snapped Achilles tendon the reason for the pain in thighs and tiredness?

does it have anything to do with my ankle that has been hurting me where a snapped my Achilles tendon ...
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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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