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Achilles Tendinitis (Heel Cord Pain)

March 10, 2010
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WHAT IS ACHILLES TENDINITIS? Achilles tendinitis is a syndrome of irritation of the Achilles tendon in the ankle. The Achilles tendon is the large tendon in the back of the ankle that inserts into the heel bone. When individuals overuse their Achilles tendon it becomes irritated and inflamed. This inflammation can cause pain and swelling. […]

Knee Pain Due to Meniscus Injury

March 3, 2010
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WHAT IS KNEE PAIN DUE TO MENISCUS INJURY? The meniscus is a small “c” shaped cartilage that acts as a cushion in the knee joint. They sit between the femur and the tibia bone, one on the outside and one on the inside of the knee. A meniscus tear occurs when the cartilage tear and […]

Trochanteric Bursitis

March 2, 2010
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WHAT IS TROCHANTERIC BURSITIS? Trochanteric bursitis is inflammation of the bursa, a fluid-filled sac near the lateral point of the hip joint known as the greater trochanter. When this bursa becomes irritated or inflamed, it causes pain in the hip. This is a common cause of hip pain. WHAT ARE THE CAUSES? One of the […]

Tennis Elbow or Lateral Humeral Epicondylitis

March 2, 2010
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WHAT IS TENNIS ELBOW OR LATERAL HUMERAL EPICONDYLITIS? Tennis elbow is characterized by soreness or pain on the outside of the upper arm near the elbow. There may be a partial tear of the tendon fibers which joins the muscle to bone near their point of origin on the outside of the elbow. HOW IS […]

Shoulder Pain due to Acromioclavicular Osteoarthritis

February 26, 2010
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WHAT IS SHOULDER PAIN DUE TO ACROMIOCLAVICULAR OSTEOARTHRITIS? The acromioclavicular joint is a joint at the top of the shoulder. It is the junction between the acromion and the clavicle. This joint can develop degenerative arthritis and osteoarthritis. HOW IS IT DIAGNOSED? Patients with shoulder pain due to acromioclavicular osteoarthritis can usually localize it accurately […]