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Pain pp 707-710 | Cite as

Tendinopathy

  • Michael Suer
  • Alaa Abd-ElsayedEmail author
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Abstract

Overuse tendinosis, the most common form of tendinopathy, is characterized by tendon thickening and chronic, localized pain, while a cellular inflammatory response is minimally present. Presented are basic histology, clinical findings, diagnostics, and treatment of tendinopathy.

Keywords

Tendinopathy Tendinitis Tendinosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine DepartmentUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public HealthMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public HealthMadisonUSA

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