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Can tendonitis cause complications?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes!
Tendinitis (correct spelling for docs) can cause a spur to form where it attaches to bone.
Severe tendinitis can weaken the tendon and make it more likely to tear or even rupture. It can be primary, do to mechanical issues, or do to arthritis.

In brief: Yes!
Tendinitis (correct spelling for docs) can cause a spur to form where it attaches to bone.
Severe tendinitis can weaken the tendon and make it more likely to tear or even rupture. It can be primary, do to mechanical issues, or do to arthritis.
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Ryan Stanton
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Absolutely
If left unchecked or chronic, it can lead to tears, scarring, loss of function, and permanent pain.

In brief: Absolutely
If left unchecked or chronic, it can lead to tears, scarring, loss of function, and permanent pain.
Dr. Ryan Stanton
Dr. Ryan Stanton
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