Chronic Inflammation In Achilles Tendinopathy

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by Laurie Erickson.


Research abstract and photos of two lead authors from Perelman School of Medicine.

Following on other recent studies finding chronic inflammation in tendon injuries (such as Millar et al. "Inflammation Is Present in Early Human Tendinopathy," 2010), this study found chronic inflammation in biopsies of Achilles tendons with tendinopathy.