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Achilles tendon rupture

Achilles tendon rupture

Achilles tendon rupture involves an incomplete or complete tearing of the tendons above the heel bone. Generally, this condition is usually common in older athletes with history of inflammation and degeneration. The Achilles tendon enables the person to run, walk, jump, standing on tiptoe and pointing the toe. Furthermore, pushing off strongly from the toes […]