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Is it safe for me to run if I have tendinitis?
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
General Practice
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
No.

In brief: No
No.
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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Dr. Brian Chimenti
Sports Medicine
In brief: YES
Tendinitis is an inflammatory issue rather than damage to a tendon.
Tendinosis however is inflammation combined with degeneration and sometimes tearing. If you have tendinitis, there is no physical harm with running...However you may aggravate the problem.

In brief: YES
Tendinitis is an inflammatory issue rather than damage to a tendon.
Tendinosis however is inflammation combined with degeneration and sometimes tearing. If you have tendinitis, there is no physical harm with running...However you may aggravate the problem.
Dr. Brian Chimenti
Dr. Brian Chimenti
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