Achilles tendon pathologies include rupture and tendonitis.
Achilles tendon rupture is a complete disruption of the Achilles tendon, observed most commonly in patients aged 30-50 years, usually occurring at a point 4-5 cm proximal to the calcaneus.
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The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body.
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Poor flexibility of the Achilles tendon can result in inflammation and even rupture.
An Achilles tendon rupture is an injury that is usually painful and likely to affect your ability to walk.
The Achilles tendon is the thick cord you can feel above the back of your heel.
When someone ruptures his Achilles tendon, he often says, “I thought I got kicked in the heel, but when I turned around to see who did it there was no one near me!
Tendon injuries can quite problematic and can take some time to heal.