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Achilles Tendon Tear Surgery - What to Expect - About Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... Surgery is a treatment for a torn Achilles tendon. While the surgical procedure may be straightforward, there are potential complications from ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/surgicalprocedur2/p/Surgery-Torn-Achilles-Tendon.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
Torn Achilles Tendon - Treatment Options - About Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... Treatment options for patients who have sustained a tear of the Achilles tendon. Both surgical and non-surgical treatments are available to ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footankle/qt/Treatment-Torn-Achilles-Tendon.htm
Achilles Tendon Tear - Symptoms, Causes & Treatment
Apr 28, 2014 ... An Achilles tendon tear is a common injury seen in middle-aged athletes. Treatment of an Achilles tendon tear is most often with surgery to ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footankle/qt/Achilles-Tendon-Rupture.htm
What Is a Ruptured Achilles Tendon? - Sports Medicine - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... 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 Injury Treatment Options - Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... The best treatment of Achilles tendon problems is prevention. Stretching the Achilles tendon before exercise, even at the start of the day, will ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/treatments/p/Treatment-Achilles-Tendon.htm
Thompson Test for Torn Achilles Tendon - About Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... The Thompson test is performed when making the diagnosis of an Achilles tendon tear. A positive Thompson test is consistent with a ruptured ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/findingthecaus1/g/Thompson-Test.htm
cortisone is injected for Achilles tendonitis - About Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... Cortisone injections are seldom used around the Achilles tendon. Cortisone can lead to ruptures of the Achilles tendon, and therefore the ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footankle/f/cortisone.htm
Achilles Tendonitis Causes and Treatment
May 16, 2014 ... 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
Achilles Tendonitis Causes and Treatment - Running and Jogging
Jun 16, 2014 ... Achilles tendonitis is an injury that occurs when your Achilles tendon -- the large band of tissues connecting the muscles in the back of your ...
http://running.about.com/od/commonrunninginjuries/p/achillesinjury.htm
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