The Achilles tendon or heel cord, also known as the calcaneal tendon (Latin:
Tendo calcaneus) .... The name Achilles' heel comes from Greek mythology.
Nov 15, 2014 ... WebMD's Achilles Tendon Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and
description of its function as well as conditions that affect the achilles ...
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Tendon Physiology ... Real Tendon, Mythical Hero. The Achilles tendon is named
Achilles: Mythical Hero and Real Tendon Achilles Tendon ... According to ancient
Greek mythology, Achilles was the Greek hero and greatest warrior of the ...
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According to legend, when Achilles was born, his mother, in an effort to make ...
of Achilles not only gives us the term “Achilles' heel,” the tendon connecting the ...
The Achilles tendon connects your calf muscles to your heel bone. Together, they
help you push your heel off the ground and go up on your toes. You use these
muscles and your Achilles tendon when you walk, run, and ... Alternative Names.
Problems that affect the Achilles tendon include tendonitis, tendinopathy,
tendocalcaneal bursitis, and tendonosis . Each of these conditions will be
Mar 18, 2014 ... The name Achilles is said to be a combination of two Greek words that ...
Technically, Achilles tendinitis is acute inflammation of the tendon that runs along
... The real problem is if Achilles tendinitis becomes an ongoing injury.
www.udel.edu/PT/PT Clinical Services/journalclub/caserounds/10-11/November/Current Concepts Review Achilles Rupture.pdf
lends his name to the Achilles tendon, the thickest and ..... diagnose because of
associated tissue swelling. Real- time high-resolution ultrasonography and ...