Achilles Tendon Rupture Related Diseases & Conditions

Medical conditions are often related to other diseases and conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments related to the topic of Achilles Tendon Rupture. These conditions may be a cause or symptom of Achilles Tendon Rupture or be a condition for which you may be at increased risk.

  • Ankle Pain Ankle pain is commonly due to a sprain or tendinitis. The severity of ankle sprains ranges from mild (which can resolve within...learn more »
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    Ankle Pain Article
    • Ankle pain and tendinitis facts
    • How is the ankle designed, and what is the ankle's function?
    • What injuries can cause ankle pain?
    • What diseases and conditions can cause ankle pain, and how are they treated?
  • Bruises A bruise, or contusion, is caused when blood vessels are damaged or broken as the result of a blow to the skin. The raised area...learn more »
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    Bruises Article
    • Bumps and bruises facts
    • What is a bruise?
    • Why do bruises occur more frequently in some people than in others?
    • What does a bruise look like, and why does it change color?
    • What if the bruise doesn't get better or the area stays swollen?
    • What are some less common causes of bruising, and what do they indicate?
    • What is the treatment for bruising?
    • What is the prognosis (outlook) for bruising?
  • Bursitis Bursitis is inflammation of a bursa. A bursa is a tiny fluid-filled sac that functions as a gliding surface to reduce friction...learn more »
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    Bursitis Article
    • Bursitis facts
    • What is bursitis?
    • What causes a bursa become inflamed?
    • What are bursitis symptoms and signs?
    • How is bursitis diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for bursitis?
    • What is the prognosis of bursitis?
    • Can bursitis be prevented?