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What do I do after being diagnosed with an Achilles tendon rupture to my rt leg following a sporting injury?

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Dr. Eric Bluman
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
2 doctors agree

In brief: Get treat. options

Achilles ruptures can be treated either operatively or non-operatively.
The important points cannot be covered entirely here. See an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon in your area: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/footankle.

In brief: Get treat. options

Achilles ruptures can be treated either operatively or non-operatively.
The important points cannot be covered entirely here. See an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon in your area: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/footankle.
Dr. Eric Bluman
Dr. Eric Bluman
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In brief: See a podiatric surg

See a podiatric surgeon and have it repaired.
. Remain nonweightbearing bearing on the limb until then.

In brief: See a podiatric surg

See a podiatric surgeon and have it repaired.
. Remain nonweightbearing bearing on the limb until then.
Dr. John Callahan
Dr. John Callahan
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