Inflammation of a tendon, most commonly from overuse but also from infection or rheumatic disease.
- Chronic shoulder problems usually fall into one of several categories, which include impingement syndrome, frozen shoulder and biceps tendonitis.
- In tendonitis, joint movements against resistance elicit pain.
- Achilles tendonitis is common when persons first take up athletic activities.
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