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A 47-year-old member asked:

What to do if i have increased heel pain following achilles tendonitis, sore to touch, and a small lump on the heel. do what to do if i have a tear to the achilles tendon?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 33 years experience
See Podiatrist: and get this examined so this can be properly evaluated, diagnosed and treated. Elevate and limit activity.
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