A member asked:

How severe is my personal tendinitis? its hurts to walk all the time, i cant pointe my foot, when i jump sometimes in pops and i feel pain into my lower calf, i cant put weight on my foot after walking or exercising, it also hurts to the touch?

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Dr. Donald Colantino answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Peroneal tendonitis is painful as the tendon connects the lower leg to your foot. Has this diagnosis been validated by a physician or podiatrist or is it an injury or overuse syndrome? If not, it should be done and properly treated to prevent tendon rupture. Proper bracing, resting the ankle, alternating cold& hot compresses,elevation of leg while sitting, advil,physical therapy,? no weight beari

Answered Mar 14, 2023



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