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Achilles Tendon Rupture

March 8, 2010
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WHAT IS ACHILLES TENDON RUPTURE? Achilles tendon rupture is where the large tendon in the back of the ankle ruptures. HOW IS ACHILLES TENDON RUPTURE DIAGNOSED? There is a sudden pain behind the ankle. Physical examination shows a gap in the tendon and squeezing the calf muscle does not result in movement of the foot. […]

Shoulder Pain Due to Rotator Cuff Injury

February 26, 2010
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WHAT IS SHOULDER PAIN DUE TO ROTATOR CUFF INJURY? Rotator cuff injury is the damage to the rotator cuff. This condition is one of the most common causes of shoulder pain. HOW IS SHOULDER PAIN DUE TO ROTATOR CUFF INJURY DIAGNOSED? Diagnosis is done through understanding the patient’s history of activities and symptoms of pain […]

Whiplash Injury

February 25, 2010
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WHAT IS WHIPLASH INJURY? Whiplash injury occurs when there is a sudden jolt to the head and neck for example in a car accident, which causes either a forward, backward, or sideways movement of the head that is beyond the normal range of motion. WHAT ARE THE CAUSES? The most common cause for whiplash is […]

Neck Pain

February 24, 2010
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WHAT IS NECK PAIN? Pain located in the neck usually at the back or sides. HOW IS NECK PAIN DIAGNOSED? Neck pain is diagnosed by reviewing the history of the symptoms. In reviewing, the location, intensity, duration, and radiation of the pain will be noted. Any past injury to the neck is also taken into […]