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Related to tendonitis: tennis elbow, Achilles tendinitis


also ten·do·ni·tis  (tĕn′də-nī′tĭs)
Inflammation of a tendon.

[New Latin tendō-, tendin-, tendon; see tendinous + -itis.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tendonitis - inflammation of a tendon
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
lateral epicondylitis, lateral humeral epicondylitis, tennis elbow - painful inflammation of the tendon at the outer border of the elbow resulting from overuse of lower arm muscles (as in twisting of the hand)
tendonous synovitis, tendosynovitis, tenosynovitis - inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath


V. tendinitis.
References in periodicals archive ?
Acute calcific longus colli tendonitis (ACLCT) is an inflammatory response of the prevertebral neck musculature due to pathognomonic calcium hydroxapatite deposition in the longus colli tendon at the vertebral body level of C1-C2.
com)-- R & D Development has released a new tendonitis relief tool, called The Shark Fin, that may be used at home.
A severe sore throat in a middle-aged man: Calcific tendonitis of the longus colli tendon.
Sprains, tendonitis and plantar fasciitis can affect athletes and others, but with treatment, these and other conditions can be alleviated.
Tendonitis in his knee has restricted him to just nine league starts this year with five appearances off the bench.
ACHILLES tendonitis is a common problem among sports participants, particularly those who take part in a lot of running.
My wife has suggested I could be suffering from tendonitis - could you give me a bit more information about this and does it sound a likely cause of my discomfort?
Naturopathic care of rotator cuff tendonitis is more effective than standard care, according to a 2009 Canadian study.
I was originally diagnosed with hamstring tendonitis.
Meanwhile, Andy Roddick fully expects Rafael Nadal to defend his Wimbledon title this year even though the Spaniard is suffering from tendonitis in his knees Roddick moved into the third round of the AEGON Championships with a straight-sets win over Kristof Vliegen on the day that Nadal con- firmed he would be doing all he could to shake off his troublesome knee problems in time for the start of Wimbledon.
Given the clinical symptoms, physical examination and specific imaging findings, the diagnosis of acute calcific tendonitis of the longus colli was established.
HIBS stopper Kevin McCann will fly to London tomorrow for another injection on his knee after his tendonitis problem flared up again.