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Contracture of tendo achilles

Known as: Tight achilles tendon, Achilles tendon contractures, achilles contracture tendon 
A contracture of the Achilles tendon. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewThis review evaluates current clinical literature on the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), including leukocyte… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Tendon disorders comprise 30% to 50% of all activity-related injuries; chronic degenerative tendon disorders… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the human body. Because most Achilles tendon injuries take place in sports and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Blood platelets release a cocktail of growth factors when activated, some of which are thought to initiate and… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Injuries involving the Achilles tendon and manifested as chronic tendon pain are common, especially among recreational athletes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background—There is no disease specific, reliable, and valid clinical measure of Achilles tendinopathy. Objective—To develop and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the human Achilles tendon has higher material properties than other tendons and to test for strain… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Fibromodulin is a member of a family of connective tissue glycoproteins/proteoglycans containing leucine-rich repeat motifs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This investigation tested the hypothesis that delivering mesenchymal stem cell‐seeded implants to a tendon gap model results in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We determined the incidence of a total Achilles tendon rupture in the city of Oulu and changes over the 16-year period 1979-1994… Expand
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