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Treatments For Rash Beginning Near Achilles Tendon
I awaken with sharp burning pain in the posterior aspect of my ankle along my Achilles tendon for the past couple of months. Is there any home treatments that might help?
Surgery or nonop Tx: Achilles tendon tears are either treated with nonoperative immobilization in a cast or boot, or by surgery to repair the torn tendon followed by similar immobilization. Talk with your physician to decide together which treatment option is best for your individual circumstance. No one treatment is right for everyone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do I need to seek professional care for the pain in my Achilles tendon, or just home therapy and rest?
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
Ankylosing spondylitis settled in both Achilles 3 dr's have 3 treatments tendon transfer,
Cut the tendons, debridement
in cam boots 3 years now what?
Ankle MRI report - ant tib tendon bowing, tendonitis in ant tib, tenosynovitis in posterior tib, mild tendonitis in Achilles'. Best treatment?
Cold compresses help: I have found that tendinitis frequently responds to application of cold compresses, particularly gel devices kept in a freezer which when applied to tendinitis will cut the inflammation down and provide comfort without the potential side effects of listed medications (which help as well but can cause considerable side effects). Such gel devices can be found in drug stores (OTC). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My knees & Achilles' tendons have hurt a lot lately and more recently my lower back has caused discomfort. Any advice (stretching, treatment, etc)?
Swimming: ..Without too much pushing off the wall. ...Read more
Swimming: Most exercises require you to push off with your feet. Its hard to keep your ankle at 90 degrees to reduce pressure. Elliptical would work if you stay conscious not to use it and use your quads. Always stretch before and after exercise. Also weight training with less rest and low weights helps get the hr up and adding more muscle which burns more fat. ...Read more
Doesn't sound very -: serious. I would recomend taking some Aleve or Motrim (if you have used them before), rest the ankle/foot on a couple of cushions, apply ice to it. If its not getting better see your PCP. Most likely you must have twisted it or stumbled on that side. We all have these minor injuries that we don't even remember. Another possibility will be a tear in it, if you have used Cipro (ciprofloxacin) or Levaquin. ...Read more
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