Achilles tendinosis

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Pain on dorsiflexion.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Thickening of the achilles tendon on the lateral view of the ankle can be seen as a diffuse thickening 5-6 cm above its insertion into the calcaneum. Features are consistent with achilles tendinosis.

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Case information

rID: 7299
Published: 7th Oct 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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