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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? ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Baseball injury, pain, ankle swelling, brusing with achilles tendon pain, sensitive to touch, itching. No broken skin.

began to swell and had slight bruising below the ankle with achilles tendon pain also. Pain in XXXXXXX is getting better (down to about a 3 or 4) and tendon feels better but swelling and bruising is still ...
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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. ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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. ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes tightness in the achilles tendons and calf muscles?

Hello. I am a 52 year old woman, in good health in general. I have always been very flexible, but recently I started to have a lot of tightness in my Achilles tendons and calf muscles. I am now constantly ...
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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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