Forced eccentric loading to a contracting triceps has been shown to be the main mechanism of triceps tendonitis, tendonosis
When the inflammation goes away (as in chronic problems) but the tendon is still injured, then it is call tendonosis
EPAT seems to work best for paratendonosis and for tendonosis
without mucinous degeneration.
Degenerative changes in the rotator cuff tendon, a condition called tendonosis
The differential diagnosis for antecubital region pain includes partial tear of the distal biceps tendon, cubital bursitis, bicipital tendonosis
, entrapment of lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerve, and posterior interosseous nerve syndrome.
The Clinic commentary on treatments for chronic Achilles tendonosis
(Running & FitNews, Nov/Dec 2009) caught my attention since I see about 150 to 200 cases per year.
In most instances, athletes with rotator cuff tendonitis or tendonosis
, or a small partial-thickness rotator cuff tear will have normal or near-normal strength with abduction, internal rotation, and external rotation of the shoulder.
The company's proprietary technology utilizes a minimally invasive system to perform a percuatneous tenotomy or fasciotomy which addresses a global market of over 20 million patients each year suffering from chronic tendonosis
Sean's long term lateral patellar tendonosis
had never been addressed, so every time he returned to running and his knee blew up, he then had lateral patellar tendonitis ("osis" refers to the condition of a tendon problem, while "itis" refers more to an acute inflammation of the tendon).
com) was successfully administered to treat knee (patellar) tendonosis
affecting Christiano Francois, the Gatorade High School Soccer Player of the Year.
The recent Clinic piece on treatments for chronic Achilles tendonosis
caught my attention since I see about 150 to 200 cases per year.
We hope and anticipate that with the continued success of the FAST procedure, it may well become the standard of care in chronic tendonosis