Introduction: Tendinitis


Tendinitis: Inflammation of a tendon.

Tendinitis: This refers to inflammation of tendons (tough cords of tissue that connect muscle to bone) caused by overuse, injury, or related rheumatic conditions. Tendinitis produces pain and tenderness and may restrict movement of nearby joints. 1

Researching symptoms of Tendinitis: Further information about the symptoms of Tendinitis is available including a list of symptoms of Tendinitis, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.

Treatments for Tendinitis: Various information is available about treatments available for Tendinitis, or research treatments for other diseases.

Causes of Tendinitis: Research more detailed information about the causes of Tendinitis, other possibly hidden causes of Tendinitis, or other general information about Tendinitis.

         Contents for Tendinitis:

1. excerpt from Questions and Answers About Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases: NIAMS

Last revision: April 8, 2003

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