Why You Need To Know The Differences Between Tendinitis and Tendinosis

Posted by on 7/4/2017 to Tendinitis & Tendinosis
Why You Need To Know The Differences Between Tendinitis and Tendinosis
Treatment for tendinopathy differs greatly vs treatment of tendonitis - so why do many people fail to recognize this?

de Quervain's Tenosynovitis Diagnosis

Posted by on 7/2/2017 to Wrist Pain & Injury
de Quervain's Tenosynovitis Diagnosis
Diagnosis of de Quervain's Tenosynovitis is based on the location of pain, functioning of the hand, and the presence of swelling. To perform the test, the therapist grasps the thumb and ulnar deviates the hand sharply. If sharp pain occurs along the distal radius, de Quervain's tenosynovitis will likely be the diagnosis.

What are the symptoms of Adductor Tendinitis?

Posted by on 6/30/2017 to Tendinitis & Tendinosis
What are the symptoms of Adductor Tendinitis?
Symptoms of adductor tendinitis will vary depending upon underlying causes (injury or biomechanics). Groin injuries comprise 2 - 5% of all sports injuries; adductor tendinitis and tendinopathy are among the most common causes of groin pain in athletes.

Causes of Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)

Posted by on 6/21/2017 to Tendinitis & Tendinosis
Causes of Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
Golfer's Elbow is a form of degeneration of the tendon. Swelling and tenderness will be present on and around the tendons that attach to the small bony part on the inside of your elbow (medial epicondyle).