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Tendon Inflammation
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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.
Tendons are thick cords that join your muscles to your bones. When these tendons become irritated or inflamed, it is called tendinitis. This...
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Sports injuries are injuries that occur during exercise or while participating in a sport. Children are particularly at risk for these...
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Tendons are covered by a protective sheath called synovium, which keeps tendons lubricated. Injury to this area can disrupt this function,...
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