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Achilles Tendon Tear - Symptoms, Causes & Treatment - Orthopedics
An Achilles tendon tear occurs when the tendon attaching the calf muscle to the heel is completely torn. This is a common injury, most often seen in middle-aged  ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footankle/qt/Achilles-Tendon-Rupture.htm
Torn Achilles Tendon - Treatment Options - Orthopedics - About.com
Treatment options for patients who have sustained a tear of the Achilles tendon. Both surgical and non-surgical treatments are available to patients who have ...
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Achilles Tendon Tear Surgery - What to Expect
Surgery is a treatment for a torn Achilles tendon. While the surgical procedure may be straightforward, there are potential complications from surgery, and the ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/surgicalprocedur2/p/Surgery-Torn-Achilles-Tendon.htm
What Is a Ruptured Achilles Tendon? - Sports Medicine - About.com
3 days ago ... A Ruptured Achilles Tendon causes sudden pain in the back of the lower leg.
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/cs/leg_injuries/a/leg5.htm
Achilles Tendon Rupture - Orthopedics - About.com
Oct 17, 2005 ... Achilles tendon rupture is a condition where the tendon of the heel cord behind the ankle is torn. Achilles tendon rupture may occur without any ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/ankleproblems/g/def_achrupture.htm
Achilles Tendonitis - Symptoms & Treatment of Heel Pain
Sep 12, 2014 ... Achilles tendonitis is a condition of irritation and inflammation of the large tendon in the back of the ankle. Achilles tendonitis is a common injury ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/ankleproblems/a/achilles.htm
Achilles Tendon Injuries - All About Achilles Tendon Problems
Sep 3, 2013 ... Achilles tendon injuries can cause pain behind the heel and difficulty walking. Some Achilles conditions are the result of an acute injury, while ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footankle/tp/Achilles-Tendon-Injuries.htm
Ryan Howard - Achilles Tendon Rupture - Orthopedics - About.com
Oct 21, 2011 ... Having a cortisone injection in the area of the Achilles tendon is known to increase the risk for Achilles tendon rupture. Phillies star player Ryan ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/famousinjuries/p/Ryan-Howard-Achilles-Tendon-Rupture.htm
A New Way to Treat Achilles Tendon Rupture - Sports Medicine
Mar 13, 2013 ... A recent study published in the June issue of Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery recommends conservative treatment for achilles tendon ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/injuryrehabilitation/a/070204.htm
Achilles Tendonitis Causes and Treatment
3 days ago ... Achilles tendonitis is a common injury in runners and other athletes who run often during sports. The Achilles tendon is the largest and most ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/cs/leg_injuries/a/leg4.htm
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