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A 56-year-old female asked:

My tendons get inflamed easily, like after doing repetitive exercises for 2 weeks - lift 0.5 kg weight, swim, etc. what causes it? recovery also slow.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Not really: It is likely a result of post-exercise muscle soreness and not inflamed tendons. It iscommon and not a concern.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle commented
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
Especially if you are just beginning a weight lifting program.
Apr 28, 2015

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