Condition: Tendonitis

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About Tendonitis

Tendonitis is a general term for inflammation of a tendon. Usually tendonitis is named by the body part where the inflammation is localized; for example, Achilles tendonitis or elbow tendonitis.

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Ibuprofen and NSAIDs in general are not effective for achilles tendon issues4/10/2016 at 12:03 AM
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Used a heel wedge for a while and gradually weaned myself off over the course of several weeks. Very helpful.4/10/2016 at 12:02 AM
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Had PT for about 2 months. I still do the stretches every day. The eccentrics help the tendon higher up, but are contra-indicated for intsertional Achilles Tendonopathy.4/10/2016 at 12:01 AM
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is always there1/27/2012 at 01:48 AM
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Last updated on May 05 2018 at 23:24
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