close hamburger search alert

back to Health & Wellness

Tendon Inflammation
Tendon Inflammation Learning Center

Tendon Inflammation
Tendon Inflammation
Tendinitis is inflammation, irritation, and swelling of a tendon, which is the fibrous structure that joins muscle to bone. In many cases, tendinosis (tendon degeneration) is also present.
Sports injuries can happen anywhere in the body. The most common tend to be fairly minor bruises, sprains, and strains. However, more...
read more
Tendonitis causes acute pain that makes it difficult to move the affected joint. Learn about treatments.
read more
Tendons are covered by a protective sheath called synovium, which keeps tendons lubricated. Injury to this area can disrupt this function,...
read more

Popular Tools

Provider Search
Provider Search

Get customized information about the providers and facilities that may interest you.

With the provider search, you can:

  • Search for providers in your area.
  • Compare search results to find the provider that may best meet your needs.
  • Print directory results based on your specific search criteria.
get started
Plan Selector
Plan Selector

A quick and uncomplicated way to find the plan that may be right for you.

Take this quick questionnaire to find the UnitedHealthcare Medicare plans that may be right for you or a loved one. The more questions you answer, the more relevant your choices will be.

get started
back to top
General Drug Tools
General Drug Tools
view all
Health Management
Programs
Health Management Programs
view all
Tools for
Healthy Living

Change your life with these simple tools

Tools for Healthy Living
view all