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Pimple Like Rash On Achilles Tendon
Hi Zach! My husband is wearing knee high boot for his Achilles' tendon tear. He is getting a rash on his leg. What can he put on it? He put on a long
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
Awful: A full blown true rupture leaving a depression in the tendon called a dell may require surgery. An MRI will help make that decision. A partial rupture or tear may not. The latter will need immobilization, non weight bearing, rest, elevation, ice, and meds... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently tore my Achilles tendon. I haven't gone to the doctor but it doesn't look like a complete rupture. Can I heal it without seeing a doctor?
Every once in a great while, it sounds like my Achilles tendon pops, but only when I go to stand on my tip toes. It never hurts. ?
Ankle Popping: We really don't know why joints pop. Theories include a suction pop, a rough joint, catching lining and, my favorite, GOK-God Only Knows. It is harmless unless painful & swollen. The achilles has a sleeve covering and an old injury could have compromised it and, in your case it causes an irregularity & narrowing of the sheath that pops when the inner tendon rubs through that narrowed spot. ...Read more
I am getting frequent cramps in my achilles tendon. it feels almost like someone is pinching is and holding on. What could be causing this?
Achilles: This could simply be strain from overuse and inadequate footwear, or it could be tendonitis but it would be unusual to have bilateral Achilles tendonitis simultaneously. Try different footwear,rest and,if you can take them,NSAIDS like ibuprofen. Physical therapy may help.If your symptoms persist,see a podiatrist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My Achilles' tendon hurts like a nife in the back of my tendon when I try to run walk or stand. What should I do? I run around 6 miles a day.
Achilles heel: it might be tendinosis ( partial tearing) or just a tight tendon. If it's not swollen it might just be tightness that needs PT. if there are any gross structural changes ie swelling I would rec an MRI. If there are structural changes you might need immobilization. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I went up on my tip toes and heard a loud pop. It felt like i'd been shot by a bebe gun in my achilles tendon. Heel has hurt since. What can i do?
Achilles rupture?: Sounds like you may have ruptured your Achilles' tendon . Get examined by an Orthopedist ASAP . At your age if it's ruptured it will need primary repair. Needs splinting, ice elevation immediately . If u can't get in to see anORS have the ER doc get an MRI. Most times a palpable gap can be palpated in the tendon. A + Thompson test is typical.( lack of plantar flexion w/ comp.of calf) . Good Luck! ...Read more
Itchy red bite-like blotch on Achilles' tendon. Thought it was a bite. Hasn't gone away in 3weeks. Size of thumb, bumpy?
You could: Achilles tendon rupture can result from an injury, and the degree of pain and disability depends on how extensive the tear is. Sometimes there is a palpable knot in the back or above the back of the heel, and bearing weight there is quite painful and/or difficult. See a doctor as soon as possible for a proper evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more
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