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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.]
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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
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V. tendinitis.
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Injuries continued to plague the Bolts with veteran forward Ranidel de Ocampo out with back spasms and guard Mike Tolomia recovering from right knee tendonitis.
Hip tendonitis is a condition where the tendons present in the hip and pelvis joints that support the bodyweight get damaged.
Patrick DeHeer suffered from posterior tibial tendonitis - a common foot and ankle problem - after taking up running.
MiMedx announced that the first patients have been randomized and enrolled in the company's Phase 3 Investigational New Drug clinical trial for MiMedx's micronized amniotic tissue, AmnioFix Injectable, in the treatment of Achilles Tendonitis. The design of the Phase 3 Achilles Tendonitis study will include approximately 158 patients.
Acute calcific tendonitis (ACT) is an acute inflammatory condition of unknown etiology caused by the pathologic deposition of calcium hydroxyapatite crystals in tendons.
Acute longus colli calcific tendonitis causing neck pain and dysphagia.
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Forty-six injury diagnoses were recorded, with the most common being tendonitis and tendinopathy, patellofemoral pain syndrome, apophysitis, ankle impingement syndrome, and hip labral tear.
Locke revealed Thomson is struggling with tendonitis although Rovers' medical staff will observe the player closely as he fights to prove his fitness for the Championship game with Dumbarton in Kirkcaldy.
I was originally diagnosed with hamstring tendonitis. I quite running for about three weeks and went through several weeks of physical therapy, but the pain would resume almost immediately, even when increasing my mileage very gradually.
(1) Calcific tendonitis is a condition that causes the formation of a small usually about 1-2cm size calcium deposits (Hydroxyapatite) within the tendon of rotator cuff.
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.