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A 38-year-old female asked:

How do i treat a possible achilles tendon rupture or tear? it has caused outside of ankle ankle pain, i have a heel spur on the back of my heel, while trying to sit my heel & ankle hurts as i lower my body to sit

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Hi,: If it's a tear you need to see an orthopaedic surgeon who specifically specialises in this asap. To get diagnosis you require an ultrasound. Consult on this plaform?

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Last updated May 17, 2020

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