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why does my Achilles hurt when i run

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Perhaps you : Developed achilles tendonitis....

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Achilles : If at insertion of achilles to back of heel it's either a retro-calcaneal spur or haglands deformity. Esay to diagnose with x-ray
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Dr. Wenjay Sung
14 years experience Podiatry
Tendoniitis: You may have achilles tendonitis and need to off-load and ice those areas. I agree with other posts, as you may have other unlying pathology that nee ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
46 years experience Pediatrics
Stop running!: You have injured your achilles, and it is crying for rest and rehab.You will only make matters worse by not resting it. I suggest an immediate orthop ... Read More
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Dr. Steve Mora
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Achilles heel: it might be tendinosis ( partial tearing) or just a tight tendon. If it's not swollen it might just be tightness that needs PT. if there are any gross ... Read More
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely muscle: Hernia, usually there is a sleeve of tissue around that area, sometimes get weak or injured , when you run the muscle get swelling and escaped from th ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Juan Agudelo
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Stretching an rest: Overuse injuries including achilles tendon tendonitis are common. The key is resting, crosstraining and stretching for 10 to 14 days before running ag ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Cooperman
46 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Tendinitis: you probably strained ligaments in your ankle and possibly the Achilles tendon and your other ankle. These are minor and Charise which can become infl ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Popping is not: Normal, if your an athlete you have it checked out before you create a worse injury
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nic Gay
Dr. Nic Gay answered
13 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Ok: This depends on how minimal the shoes and how many miles per week you run. Also depends a bit on your running style. But as long as you don't have pai ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Ice it ,: See a foot/ankle specialist asap. Walk on your tippy toe if you had to walk. You may of ruptured the tendon, ......
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
23 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends on severity: Many runners, especially those that are advanced, run with mild Achilles tendonitis. More severe tendonitis or partial tears often need a prolonged pe ... Read More
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