A 56-year-old female asked:
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is it normal to feel soreness/discomfort while rehabing (non-operative approach) with pt from an achilles tendon rupture?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Sure...: Possible, yes
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Count on it.: Sometimes the description of "rupture" and "tear" can be a bit cloudy. Either way you can expect some issues.
Answered on Sep 5, 2017
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