Achilles tendinosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Pain on dorsiflexion.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
X-ray

Thickening of the achilles tendon on 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
Case created: 7th Oct 2009
Last edited: 31st Aug 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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