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Tendons In Leg
Leg tendon injury: Muscles of the leg have an action on the foot, or conversely, the muscles that govern the foot are in the leg. As a tendon is part of a muscle, careful exam of foot function can identify the injured leg tendon (or muscle). To recover from a tendon injury, one must identify the tendon (w/ or w/o mri), then splint or immobilize it until it heals or mends, and depending on the case, undergo p.T. ...Read more
Does it bother you? : How much pain can you take? Did you ask the doc if it would get worse? These are things to consider. ...Read more
Deeper infections: Certainly infections below the skin can occur. Infection of the muscles or joints can occur when bacteria in the blood deposit the germs there, or an infection spreads from another site. The symptoms usually involve pain plus the systemic signs like fever, weakness, nausea etc. Some clue is usually there in the history about these diseases so I hope u can go to a doc and get it checked out. ...Read more
How is a partial tear of the patellar tendon treated? My leg is only comfortable when flexed. Thanks!
What type of condition/injury would cause the peroneal tendon on one leg to stick out and cause pain along the bone as it ascends?
Many mechanism : When foot in inversion position and reflex kick to evert. Is the most commonly. Transverse plane injury ...Read more
My son had leg op on 17 feb they lengthen his Achilles tendon on his leg, he is in a cast and is complaining his leg constantly itches, what can I do?
I have chronic tendonosis of plantaris tendon in left leg. It is still thick & tight after a year of stretching, rest, and physio. Do I need surgery?
Maybe.: Could be something else, such as DVT. Have your doctor or orthopedic specialist take a look at you. ...Read more
My achillies tendons on both legs feel as if their both bruised 24 hours a day. I can barely walk when i wake up in the morning. What happening?
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
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