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Tendons in the legs

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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 ...I have endured severe right leg pain and cramping of toes on both feet, worse on right. Cramping ...
 

Suggest treatment for severe Achilles tendonitis

Hi, My name is XXXXXXX ayear ago May, I Had veins removed from both legs. After the procedures I was told to ware full legnth support hose for 20 days. The first day I put the hose on my rt. leg ,i ...
 

What causes painful achilles tendon?

Dear Doctor: I am experiencing fairly acute Achilles Tendon pain . It is above the ankle ... rupture? Thanks, XXXXXXX XXXX. I am experiencing fairly acute pain in the Achilles tendon area. The pain ...
 

How to diagnose quadricep tendonitis?

Last time I inquired about my knee when going up and down stairs, especially on my right leg which ... on my gait. Now I am wondering if in fact this is quadricep tendonitis instead of arthritis . If so ...
 

What causes pain, swelling and stiffness at the Achilles tendon?

All of a sudden my Achilles tendon ( I think), in right leg, became very tight /stiff. Very difficult to walk. Pain/ stiffness in calf when pushing off toes when walking, not in heel. Any ideas? ...
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What causes tearing of tendons?

that there could betorn tendons or lligaments? My right leg looks as though a bone is sticking out at the shin ... leg and my left ankle. I went to an urgent care and they said I had not broken any bones. Mind you ...
 

Can Livalo cause tendonitis in lower leg?

with tendonitis in my lower r leg. I know livalo is a statin, which I am very sensitive to, but both my medical and orthopedic doctor doubts this is caused by livalo. I have no leg pain at nite. Your opinion please. YYYY@YYYY ...
 

Suggest treatment for achilles tendonitis in both legs

Sir jai hind i am pranay sir i am having achilles tendonitis in both leg sir befor 2 years it was perfect but when i came in hyper activity my heel starts paining in the morning . Then after few month ...
 

Suggest treatment for tendonitis

did cervical X-ray and right shoulder ultrasound . The result was I have tendonitis which I m certain I have because I had an X-ray also last year of May 2013 showing tendonitis. This time it showed ...
 

Red knots on leg appeared after tendon surgery, pain

I have several small knots above my right ankle on my leg, with light and dark redness, with some pain. Noticed around 6 months after I had arch tendon surgery. Ortho doctor doesn t know what they are ...
 

Can Clonidine cause tightening and locking of tendons in leg?

Can Clonidine 0.1 cause extreme tightening and locking of the tendon that runs down the front of the lower leg.. (I think it is call the shinbone in the leg). I took one dosage for the first time last ...
 

Does tendonitis cause pain when lifting leg?

hello i have tedonitis and when i lift my leg up a step then the right side of my vagina start to hurt and contracts and the hospital told me to check orthepedic is this common please help i have ...
 

Can a tendon cause a sore spot on my legs?

On the bottom of my foot (up on the ball) there is a very sore spot, I was wondering if it could be a tendon acting up? I had a massage yesterday and when they massaged that area she said it was a angry ...
 

What causes painful legs and uncomfortable tendons and ankles?

Hi I have been on tamoxifen for the past 5 yrs following chemo and radiation for stage 2 breast cancer, Recently I switched generic brands and all of a sudden my legs ache. My Achilles tendons ankles ...
 

What causes tendonitis in the lower leg after bitten by an insect?

I had tendonitis in my lower leg caused, I assumed, by having just completed a very long mountain ..., the Physio, also a runner, had suffered an inflamed Achilles caused by an insect bite. My tendonitis has now ...
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I'm 24. I've had polio in my left leg ever since I was 2. Effected leg is 50% thinner, about 1/2 inch shorter in length. Can physiotherapy help me? Which kind?
Hi,muscle lengthening and tendon strenghtening exercises will help
 
im 19 year old male ive been having severe left hip pain for the last year I cant run it hurts to walk I cant rotate my left leg cause the pain is to severe
This can be chronic muscles or tendons inflammation. Please consult orthopedist.
 
What can I expect when I visit the osteopathic for pulled tendons in my right ankle?
old tendon damage that has been over 6 months usually is difficult to heal without good physiotherapy after a surgery. of course the surgeons/orthopedicians opinion will be final after he probably does mri of the leg to know the exact level of contractures formed. I hope that helps. Please feel free to contact us for more information. Please click Thanks and Helpful if found useful. Best of luck
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