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While I was running about two-three weeks ago I heard a
Hello, While I was running about two-three weeks ago I heard a popping sound in my calf. I have ran track and have pulled my hamstring before so I know it was a calf strain or something of that nature… read more
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I had an achilles tendon repair surgery May 2019. I am still
I had an achilles tendon repair surgery May 2019. I am still in pain, like before surgery. I recently had an ultrasound completed and the finding on that was severe tendinosis and small interstitial t… read more
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I had some achilles pain in my right leg; some swelling and
I had some achilles pain in my right leg; some swelling and tenderness there as well. I did some calf stretches, hamstring stretches, glut stretches to try to get it to go away. The next day, it was w… read more
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Issue with Achilles tendon on right leg. It has been soar for many months. Some days are better than others but it flares up more often than not and never feels quite right. Do you have any idea what'… read more
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I have a question about lef pain. Today i was squatting
Hi. I have a question about lef pain. Today i was squatting while sorting and picking up boxes. I did a decent amount of squating down and going through boxes. Afterrwards and still now my right leg..… read more
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I had achilles tendon rupture surgery 14months ago. I
I had achilles tendon rupture surgery 14months ago. I started treatment for Lyme disease a few months ago, and it seems that the achilles tendon is not progressing anymore as far as strength, and mino… read more
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Would like a DPM to review this question - 48 year old male,
Would like a DPM to review this question - 48 year old male, had Achilles tendon rupture repair 11 years ago. Callus developed after having area cauterized (lower end of incision)when cast was taken o… read more
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If you have a confirmed full thickness tear with muscle
if you have a confirmed full thickness tear with muscle retraction to the large mucsle of the calf distal medial gastrocnemius with no attatchment to the achilles tendon which remains intact. Do we le… read more
Dr.Sawhney
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I have a partial tear in my achilles tendon on my right leg.
I have a partial tear in my achilles tendon on my right leg. I injured it running 7 weeks ago The doctor I saw had an ultrasound done. The summary of the results say "Moderate right mid body Achilles … read more
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I had my Achilles' tendon and a piece of my heel bone at the
I had my Achilles' tendon and a piece of my heel bone at the achilles insertion point removed 9 weeks ago both due to infection. I have since has a skin flap and skin graft to close the resulting woun… read more
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For most of this year I have been fighting an infection in
For most of this year I have been fighting an infection in my achilles tendon (btw i am not diabetic) After 10 surgeries from May16 to June16 and another month and a half of a picc line and antibiotic… read more
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Yesterday I was in the ER and found out I have a 'Jones'
Yesterday I was in the ER and found out I have a 'Jones' fracture in my foot. The doctor said on the xray it looked like it was in the right position to heal if I stayed off of it. A tech came in and … read more
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I have been wearing flip flops only for YEARS, at least 5,
I have been wearing flip flops only for YEARS, at least 5, very rarely did I wear anything else. After a illness I decided to run instead for 4 days, no shoes on inside, it was more like trotting beca… read more
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I was playing tennis yesterday and when I was running
I was playing tennis yesterday and when I was running forward I felt something pop mid calf (right leg) and I could not continue. Putting any pressure on my leg was very painful. I began icing the inj… read more
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My husband has a large bone spur on the bottom of his heel.
My husband has a large bone spur on the bottom of his heel. He has tried everything his podiatrist has suggested, which includes cortizone injections, predisone meds, specially designed orthotic inser… read more
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I have a very tight feeling behind my left ankle when I get
I have a very tight feeling behind my left ankle when I get up and start walking. Getting up in the night I even limp. If I don't stretch my leg, it continues to hurt while walking. Six months ago, I … read more
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Orthopedics only please; Corrected Club Feet and Disfigured Toes... If you are not an orthopedist, while I appreciate your wanting to help, I'm not in a huge hurry, and I am willing to, and would pref… read more
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I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for
I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for 8 months now. I had X-rays, CT scans, bone scans. It was determined that i had a stress fracture in my calcareous bone as well as multiple … read more
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