Tag: Achilles Tendon Rupture

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Achilles Tendon Rupture

A total tear in the Achilles tendon can happen in any part of its length. It is a sudden, traumatic injury. When the tendon snaps, it leaves two broken ends which may stay close together or spring apart, leaving a visible dent. There may also be bruising. Rupture is very rare in children, uncommon in […]