Tendonitis

Definition of Tendonitis:

Inflammation of the tendons (structures that attach muscles to bones).

Topics Related to Tendonitis

Compartment Syndrome

...the condition
“...Diagnosis and Tests: Diagnosis involves ruling out other conditions such as tendonitis that might cause pain in the affected muscle...”

Hot Applications (Thermotherapy)

...as a treatment
“...It is also a common treatment for arthritis, bursitis, tendonitis, back pain, shoulder pain and other kinds of joint pain...”

Natural Progesterone

...as a treatment
“...Natural Progesterone has been used for the treatment of arthritis, tendonitis, bursitis and varicose veins...”

More topics Related to Tendonitis

Neuritis

...related topic
“Nerve inflammation, commonly accompanying other conditions such as tendonitis, bursitis or arthritis...”

Post-Polio Syndrome

...the condition
“...Some, after medical evaluation, are found to have arthritis, tendonitis and cartilage damage, all of which can occur in the aging process but which are more common when movement and weight-bearing have been altered by the effects of weakened muscles...”

Prolotherapy

...as a treatment
“...Overuse injuries such as tennis elbow or shoulder tendonitis...”

Subacute

...related topic
“...The chest cold that lingers for weeks as a stubborn cough is a subacute condition, as is the tendonitis that lingers because you won't stop playing tennis long enough to completely heal...”

Tendonitis

...the condition
Tendonitis is inflammation of a tendon - the strong, white, fibrous tissue connecting muscle to bone...”
...relationship to Hypothyroidism
“Chronic tendonitis is occasionally associated with hypothyroidism...”
...recommendation Test Thyroid Function
“Chronic tendonitis is occasionally associated with hypothyroidism...”
...recommendation Prolotherapy
“...Prolotherapy successfully regrows tendons and ligaments and reduces or eliminates pain from tendonitis...”
...recommendation Natural Progesterone
“Progesterone (especially when mixed with vitamin E) has been used topically for the relief of tendonitis pain...”
...recommendation MSM (Methyl Sulfonyl Methane)
“Natural agents that have been used in tendonitis include MSM orally for pain relief...”

Trichotillomania

...the condition
“...Sometimes repetitive hair pulling can cause problems such as carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, and neck/back strain...”