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Plantar fasciitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/plantar-fasciitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20354846

Dec 10th, 2019 - Overview Plantar fasciitis Plantar fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the fibrous tissue (plantar fascia) along the bottom of your foot that connects your heel bone to your toes. Plantar fasciitis can cause intense heel pain. Plantar fasciitis (PLAN-tur fas-e-I-tis) is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It involves inflammation of a thick band of tissue that runs across ...

Plantar fasciitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/plantar-fasciitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354851

Dec 10th, 2019 - Diagnosis Plantar fasciitis is diagnosed based on your medical history and physical examination. During the exam, your doctor will check for areas of tenderness in your foot. The location of your pain can help determine its cause. Imaging tests Usually no tests are necessary. Your doctor might suggest an X-ray or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to make sure another problem, such as a stress fr...

Patellar tendinitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/patellar-tendinitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20376113

Oct 15th, 2019 - Overview Patellar tendinitis is an injury to the tendon connecting your kneecap (patella) to your shinbone. The patellar tendon works with the muscles at the front of your thigh to extend your knee so that you can kick, run and jump. Patellar tendinitis, also known as jumper's knee, is most common in athletes whose sports involve frequent jumping — such as basketball and volleyball. However, ev...

Osgood-Schlatter disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osgood-schlatter-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354869

Oct 8th, 2019 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor will check your child's knee for tenderness, swelling, pain and redness. X-rays may be taken to look at the bones of the knee and leg and to more closely examine the area where the kneecap tendon attaches to the shinbone. More Information X-ray Treatment Osgood-Schlatter disease usually resolves without formal treatment. Symptoms typically disappe...

Osgood-Schlatter disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osgood-schlatter-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20354864

Oct 8th, 2019 - Overview Osgood-Schlatter disease can cause a painful, bony bump on the shinbone just below the knee. It usually occurs in children and adolescents experiencing growth spurts during puberty. Osgood-Schlatter disease occurs most often in children who participate in sports that involve running, jumping and swift changes of direction — such as soccer, basketball, figure skating and ballet. While t...

Metatarsalgia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/metatarsalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354795

Sep 18th, 2019 - Diagnosis Various foot problems can cause symptoms similar to those of metatarsalgia. To help pinpoint the source of your pain, your doctor will examine your foot while you stand and while you sit and ask about your lifestyle and activity level. You might need an X-ray to identify or rule out a stress fracture or other foot problems. More Information X-ray Treatment Conservative measures — such...

Metatarsalgia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/metatarsalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20354790

Sep 18th, 2019 - Overview Metatarsalgia Metatarsalgia Excess pressure on your forefoot can cause pain and inflammation in your metatarsals — the long bones in the front of your feet, just below your toes. Metatarsalgia (met-uh-tahr-SAL-juh) is a condition in which the ball of your foot becomes painful and inflamed. You might develop it if you participate in activities that involve running and jumping. There are...

Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20465225

Jul 18th, 2019 - Diagnosis Your doctor will carefully examine you and ask questions about your symptoms and health history. However, because most people with popliteal artery entrapment syndrome (PAES) are young and usually healthy, diagnosing the condition can sometimes be challenging. The findings from a physical exam usually are normal. Your doctor will rule out other causes of leg pain, including muscle str...

Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/popliteal-artery-entrapment/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20465225

Jul 18th, 2019 - Diagnosis Your doctor will carefully examine you and ask questions about your symptoms and health history. However, because most people with popliteal artery entrapment syndrome (PAES) are young and usually healthy, diagnosing the condition can sometimes be challenging. The findings from a physical exam usually are normal. Your doctor will rule out other causes of leg pain, including muscle str...

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-traumatic-encephalopathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20370921

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Overview Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is the term used to describe brain degeneration likely caused by repeated head traumas. CTE is a diagnosis made only at autopsy by studying sections of the brain. CTE is a very rare disorder that is not yet well understood. CTE is not related to the immediate consequences of a late-life episode of head trauma. CTE has a complex relationship to hea...

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-traumatic-encephalopathy/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20370925

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Diagnosis There is currently no way to diagnose CTE. It can only be suspected in people who are at high risk due to repeated head trauma over the course of years during their sports or military experiences. A diagnosis requires evidence of degeneration of brain tissue and deposits of tau and other proteins in the brain that can be seen only upon inspection after death (autopsy). Some researcher...

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-traumatic-encephalopathy/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20370931

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Chronic traumatic encephalopathy care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry), and psychiatry and psychology will work with you and your family to develop your treatment plan if you have had a traumatic brain injury or have a neurodegenerative condition. Advanced diagnosis and treatment Mayo Clinic doct...

Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
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Mar 26th, 2019 - What is chronic myofascial pain (CMP)? Chronic myofascial pain (CMP), also called myofascial pain syndrome, is a painful condition that affects the muscles and the sheath of the tissue — called the fascia — that surround the muscles. CMP can involve a single muscle or a group of muscles. Is chronic myofascial pain (CMP) the same thing as fibromyalgia syndrome? No, but CMP may resemble fibromyal...

Concussion - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355602

Mar 15th, 2019 - Concussion care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors are experienced in evaluating and treating people who've had a traumatic brain injury, including concussions. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry), and psychiatry and psychology will work with you and your family to develop your treatment plan if you have had a con...

Concussion - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355600

Mar 15th, 2019 - Diagnosis Your doctor will evaluate your signs and symptoms, review your medical history, and conduct a neurological examination. Signs and symptoms of a concussion may not appear until hours or days after the injury. Tests your doctor may perform or recommend include: Neurological examination After your doctor asks detailed questions about your injury, he or she may perform a neurological exam...

Concussion - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/symptoms-causes/syc-20355594

Mar 15th, 2019 - Overview A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that affects your brain function. Effects are usually temporary but can include headaches and problems with concentration, memory, balance and coordination. Concussions are usually caused by a blow to the head. Violently shaking the head and upper body also can cause concussions. Some concussions cause you to lose consciousness, but most do not....

Tennis elbow - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tennis-elbow/symptoms-causes/syc-20351987

Feb 13th, 2019 - Overview Tennis elbow Tennis elbow The pain of tennis elbow occurs primarily where the tendons of your forearm muscles attach to the bony prominence on the outside of your elbow. The pain may result from tiny tears in the tendon. Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) is a painful condition that occurs when tendons in your elbow are overloaded, usually by repetitive motions of the wrist and arm. ...

Brachial plexus injury - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brachial-plexus-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20350235

Dec 4th, 2018 - Overview The brachial plexus is the network of nerves that sends signals from your spinal cord to your shoulder, arm and hand. A brachial plexus injury occurs when these nerves are stretched, compressed, or in the most serious cases, ripped apart or torn away from the spinal cord. Minor brachial plexus injuries, known as stingers or burners, are common in contact sports, such as football. Babie...

Brachial plexus injury - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brachial-plexus-injury/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350243

Dec 4th, 2018 - Brachial plexus injury care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team People with brachial plexus injuries usually see three surgeons during one office visit at Mayo Clinic. At Mayo Clinic, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, hand and microvascular surgeons, physical rehabilitation experts, and other specialists collaborate as a team to evaluate and treat each patient. Everyone on the team, reg...

Chronic exertional compartment syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-exertional-compartment-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350830

Dec 4th, 2018 - Overview Chronic exertional compartment syndrome is an exercise-induced muscle and nerve condition that causes pain, swelling and sometimes disability in the affected muscles of the legs or arms. Anyone can develop the condition, but it's more common in young adult runners and athletes who participate in activities that involve repetitive impact. Chronic exertional compartment syndrome may resp...

Brachial plexus injury - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brachial-plexus-injury/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350241

Dec 4th, 2018 - Diagnosis To diagnose your condition, your doctor will review your symptoms and conduct a physical examination. To help diagnose the extent and severity of a brachial plexus injury, you may have one or more of the following tests: Electromyography (EMG). During an EMG, your doctor inserts a needle electrode through your skin into various muscles. The test evaluates the electrical activity of yo...

Chronic exertional compartment syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-exertional-compartment-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350835

Dec 4th, 2018 - Diagnosis Other exercise-related problems are more common than chronic exertional compartment syndrome, so your doctor may first try to rule out other causes — such as shin splints or stress fractures — before moving on to more specialized testing. Results of physical exams for chronic exertional compartment syndrome are often normal. Your doctor might prefer to examine you after you've exercis...

Exercise-induced asthma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/exercise-induced-asthma/symptoms-causes/syc-20372300

Oct 15th, 2018 - Overview Exercised-induced asthma is a narrowing of the airways in the lungs triggered by strenuous exercise. It causes shortness of breath, wheezing, coughing and other symptoms during or after exercise. The preferred term for this condition is exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (brong-koh-kun-STRIK-shun). This term is more accurate because the exercise induces narrowing of airways (bronchoc...

Exercise-induced asthma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/exercise-induced-asthma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372306

Oct 15th, 2018 - Diagnosis Spirometer Spirometer A spirometer is a diagnostic device that measures the amount of air you're able to breathe in and out and the time it takes you to exhale completely after you take a deep breath. In addition to asking questions about your symptoms, your doctor will conduct a medical exam. Doctors typically order tests to assess your lung function and rule out other conditions tha...

Hamstring injury - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hamstring-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20372985

Sep 27th, 2018 - Overview A hamstring injury occurs when you strain or pull one of your hamstring muscles — the group of three muscles that run along the back of your thigh. You may be more likely to get a hamstring injury if you play soccer, basketball, football, tennis or a similar sport that involves sprinting with sudden stops and starts. Hamstring injury can occur in runners and in dancers as well. Self-ca...

Hamstring injury - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hamstring-injury/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372990

Sep 27th, 2018 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor will check for swelling and points of tenderness along the back of your thigh. The location and intensity of your pain can help determine the extent and nature of the damage. Your doctor might also move your injured leg into a variety of positions to help pinpoint which muscle has been injured and if you also have any ligament or tendon damage. Im...

Dislocated shoulder - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dislocated-shoulder/symptoms-causes/syc-20371715

Aug 2nd, 2018 - Overview A dislocated shoulder is an injury in which your upper arm bone pops out of the cup-shaped socket that's part of your shoulder blade. The shoulder is the body's most mobile joint, which makes it susceptible to dislocation. If you suspect a dislocated shoulder, seek prompt medical attention. Most people regain full shoulder function within a few weeks. However, once you've had a disloca...

Rotator cuff injury - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350234

May 16th, 2018 - Rotator cuff injury treatment at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, orthopedic surgeons work with radiologists, physical therapists and other specialists to evaluate and treat rotator cuff injuries. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist on the multidisciplinary team. Close collaboration enables ...

Rotator cuff injury - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20350225

May 16th, 2018 - Overview Rotator cuff injuries Rotator cuff injuries Rotator cuff injuries can range in severity from simple inflammation to complete tears. The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, keeping the head of your upper arm bone firmly within the shallow socket of the shoulder. A rotator cuff injury can cause a dull ache in the shoulder, which often worsens ...

Rotator cuff injury - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350231

May 16th, 2018 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor will press on different parts of your shoulder and move your arm into different positions. He or she will also test the strength of the muscles around your shoulder and in your arms. In some cases, he or she may recommend imaging tests, such as: X-rays. Although a rotator cuff tear won't show up on an X-ray, this test can visualize bone spurs or o...

Hip fracture - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20373468

May 10th, 2018 - Overview A hip fracture is a serious injury, with complications that can be life-threatening. The risk of hip fracture rises with age. Older people are at a higher risk of hip fracture because bones tend to weaken with age (osteoporosis). Multiple medications, poor vision and balance problems also make older people more likely to trip and fall — one of the most common causes of hip fracture. A ...

Hip fracture - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373472

May 10th, 2018 - Diagnosis Hip fractures Hip fractures Most hip fractures occur in one of two locations — at the femoral neck or in the intertrochanteric region. The location of the fracture helps determine the best treatment options. Often your doctor can determine that you have a hip fracture based on your symptoms and the abnormal position of your hip and leg. An X-ray usually will confirm that you have a fr...

Dislocated Shoulder
https://medlineplus.gov/dislocatedshoulder.html

May 6th, 2018 - What is a dislocated shoulder? Your shoulder joint is made up of three bones: your collarbone, your shoulder blade, and your upper arm bone. The top of your upper arm bone is shaped like a ball. This ball fits into a cuplike socket in your shoulder blade. A shoulder dislocation is an injury that happens when the ball pops out of your socket. A dislocation may be partial, where the ball is only ...

Intracranial hematoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intracranial-hematoma/symptoms-causes/syc-20356145

Apr 30th, 2018 - Overview An intracranial hematoma is a collection of blood within the skull, most commonly caused by rupture of a blood vessel within the brain or from trauma such as a car accident or fall. The blood collection can be within the brain tissue or underneath the skull, pressing on the brain. Although some head injuries — such as one that causes only a brief lapse of consciousness (concussion) — c...

Broken nose - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-nose/symptoms-causes/syc-20370439

Apr 25th, 2018 - Overview A broken nose, also called a nasal fracture, is a break or crack in a bone in your nose — often the bone over the bridge of your nose. Common causes of a broken nose include contact sports, physical fights, falls and motor vehicle accidents that result in facial trauma. A broken nose can cause pain, along with swelling and bruising around your nose and under your eyes. Your nose may lo...

Tendinitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tendinitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20378243

Dec 13th, 2017 - Overview Shoulder joint Shoulder joint Tendons are thick fibrous cords that attach muscles to bone. Overuse or strain on a joint can irritate tendons and result in tendinitis. Tendinitis is inflammation or irritation of a tendon — the thick fibrous cords that attach muscle to bone. The condition causes pain and tenderness just outside a joint. While tendinitis can occur in any of your tendons, ...

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/7079-shoulder-impingement-syndrome

Oct 31st, 2017 - What is shoulder impingement syndrome? Impingement syndrome is a common shoulder condition seen in active adults, especially as they get older. This condition is closely related to shoulder bursitis and rotator cuff tendinitis. These conditions may occur alone or in combination. In most parts of the body, the bones are surrounded by muscles. In the shoulder region, however, the muscle and tendo...

Post-concussion syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20353352

Jul 27th, 2017 - Overview Post-concussion syndrome is a complex disorder in which various symptoms — such as headaches and dizziness — last for weeks and sometimes months after the injury that caused the concussion. Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that usually happens after a blow to the head. It can also occur with violent shaking and movement of the head or body. You don't have to lose consciousne...

Post-concussion syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353357

Jul 27th, 2017 - Diagnosis No single test will prove you have post-concussion syndrome. Your doctor may want to order a scan of your brain to check for other potential problems that could be causing your symptoms. A computerized tomography (CT) scan or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be performed to detect structural brain abnormalities. If you're experiencing a lot of dizziness, you may be referred to a d...

Balance Problems
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Jan 8th, 2012 - Have you ever felt dizzy, lightheaded, or as if the room is spinning around you? If the feeling happens often, it could be a sign of a balance problem. Balance problems can make you feel unsteady. You may also have blurred vision, confusion, and disorientation. They are one cause of falls and fall-related injuries, such as a hip fracture (broken hip). Some balance problems are due to problems i...

Head Injuries
https://medlineplus.gov/headinjuries.html

Jul 31st, 2011 - Chances are you've bumped your head before. Often, the injury is minor because your skull is hard and it protects your brain. But other head injuries can be more severe, such as a skull fracture, concussion, or traumatic brain injury. Head injuries can be open or closed. A closed injury does not break through the skull. With an open, or penetrating, injury, an object pierces the skull and enter...

Tendinitis
https://medlineplus.gov/tendinitis.html

Apr 21st, 2002 - Tendons are flexible bands of tissue that connect muscles to bones. They help your muscles move your bones. Tendinitis is the severe swelling of a tendon. Tendinitis usually happens after repeated injury to an area such as the wrist or ankle. It causes pain and soreness around a joint. Some common forms of tendinitis are named after the sports that increase their risk. They include tennis elbow...

Diabetic Foot
https://medlineplus.gov/diabeticfoot.html

Aug 28th, 2000 - If you have diabetes, your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. Over time, this can damage your nerves or blood vessels. Nerve damage from diabetes can cause you to lose feeling in your feet. You may not feel a cut, a blister or a sore. Foot injuries such as these can cause ulcers and infections. Serious cases may even lead to amputation. Damage to the blood vessels can also mean...

Traumatic Brain Injury
https://medlineplus.gov/traumaticbraininjury.html

Aug 25th, 1999 - Traumatic brain injury (TBI) happens when a bump, blow, jolt, or other head injury causes damage to the brain. Every year, millions of people in the U.S. suffer brain injuries. More than half are bad enough that people must go to the hospital. The worst injuries can lead to permanent brain damage or death. Half of all TBIs are from motor vehicle accidents. Military personnel in combat zones are...

Foot Injuries and Disorders
https://medlineplus.gov/footinjuriesanddisorders.html

Jun 30th, 1999 - Each of your feet has 26 bones, 33 joints, and more than 100 tendons, muscles, and ligaments. No wonder a lot of things can go wrong. Here are a few common problems: Bunions - hard, painful bumps on the big toe joint Corns and calluses - thickened skin from friction or pressure Plantar warts - warts on the soles of your feet Fallen arches - also called flat feet Ill-fitting shoes often cause th...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355600?p=1

sis Your doctor will evaluate your signs and symptoms, review your medical history, and conduct a neurological examination. Signs and symptoms of a concussion may not appear until hours or days after the injury. Tests your doctor may perform or recommend include: Neurological examination After your doctor asks detailed questions about your injury, he or she may perform a neurological examinatio...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intracranial-hematoma/symptoms-causes/syc-20356145?p=1

ew An intracranial hematoma is a collection of blood within the skull, most commonly caused by rupture of a blood vessel within the brain or from trauma such as a car accident or fall. The blood collection can be within the brain tissue or underneath the skull, pressing on the brain. Although some head injuries — such as one that causes only a brief lapse of consciousness (concussion) — can be ...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355602?p=1

sion care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors are experienced in evaluating and treating people who've had a traumatic brain injury, including concussions. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry), and psychiatry and psychology will work with you and your family to develop your treatment plan if you have had a concussio...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/metatarsalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20354790?p=1

ew Metatarsalgia (met-uh-tahr-SAL-juh) is a condition in which the ball of your foot becomes painful and inflamed. You might develop it if you participate in activities that involve running and jumping. There are other causes as well, including foot deformities and shoes that are too tight or too loose. Although generally not serious, metatarsalgia can sideline you. Fortunately, at-home treatme...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-traumatic-encephalopathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20370921?p=1

ew Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is the term used to describe brain degeneration likely caused by repeated head traumas. CTE is a diagnosis only made at autopsy by studying sections of the brain. CTE is a very rare condition. It has been found in the brains of people who played contact sports, such as football, as well as others. Some symptoms of CTE are thought to include difficulties...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osgood-schlatter-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20354864?p=1

ew Osgood-Schlatter disease can cause a painful, bony bump on the shinbone just below the knee. It usually occurs in children and adolescents experiencing growth spurts during puberty. Osgood-Schlatter disease occurs most often in children who participate in sports that involve running, jumping and swift changes of direction — such as soccer, basketball, figure skating and ballet. While the con...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/concussion/symptoms-causes/syc-20355594?p=1

ew A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that affects your brain function. Effects are usually temporary but can include headaches and problems with concentration, memory, balance and coordination. Concussions are usually caused by a blow to the head. Violently shaking the head and upper body also can cause concussions. Some concussions cause you to lose consciousness, but most do not. It's ...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-exertional-compartment-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350830?p=1

ew Chronic exertional compartment syndrome is an exercise-induced muscle and nerve condition that causes pain, swelling and sometimes disability in the affected muscles of your legs or arms. Anyone can develop the condition, but it's more common in athletes who participate in activities that involve repetitive impact, such as running. Chronic exertional compartment syndrome may respond to non-o...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20353352?p=1

ew Post-concussion syndrome is a complex disorder in which various symptoms — such as headaches and dizziness — last for weeks and sometimes months after the injury that caused the concussion. Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that usually happens after a blow to the head. It can also occur with violent shaking and movement of the head or body. You don't have to lose consciousness to ...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/patellar-tendinitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20376113?p=1

ew Patellar tendinitis is an injury to the tendon connecting your kneecap (patella) to your shinbone. The patellar tendon works with the muscles at the front of your thigh to extend your knee so that you can kick, run and jump. Patellar tendinitis, also known as jumper's knee, is most common in athletes whose sports involve frequent jumping — such as basketball and volleyball. However, even peo...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-nose/symptoms-causes/syc-20370439?p=1

ew A broken nose, also called a nasal fracture, is a break or crack in a bone in your nose — often the bone over the bridge of your nose. Common causes of a broken nose include contact sports, physical fights, falls and motor vehicle accidents that result in facial trauma. A broken nose can cause pain, along with swelling and bruising around your nose and under your eyes. Your nose may look cro...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/plantar-fasciitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20354846?p=1

ew Plantar fasciitis (PLAN-tur fas-e-I-tis) is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It involves inflammation of a thick band of tissue that runs across the bottom of your foot and connects your heel bone to your toes (plantar fascia). Plantar fasciitis commonly causes stabbing pain that usually occurs with your first steps in the morning. As you get up and move more, the pain normally de...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tennis-elbow/symptoms-causes/syc-20351987?p=1

ew Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) is a painful condition that occurs when tendons in your elbow are overloaded, usually by repetitive motions of the wrist and arm. Despite its name, athletes aren't the only people who develop tennis elbow. People whose jobs feature the types of motions that can lead to tennis elbow include plumbers, painters, carpenters and butchers. The pain of tennis el...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373472?p=1

sis Often your doctor can determine that you have a hip fracture based on your symptoms and the abnormal position of your hip and leg. An X-ray usually will confirm that you have a fracture and show exactly where the fracture is on your bone. If your X-ray doesn't show a fracture but you still have hip pain, your doctor may order an MRI or bone scan to look for a small hairline fracture. Most h...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chronic-exertional-compartment-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350835?p=1

sis Other exercise-related problems are more common than chronic exertional compartment syndrome, so your doctor may first try to rule out other causes — such as shin splints or stress fractures — before moving on to more specialized testing. Physical exams for chronic exertional compartment syndrome are often normal. Your doctor might prefer to examine you after you've exercised to the point o...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353357?p=1

sis No single test will prove you have post-concussion syndrome. Your doctor may want to order a scan of your brain to check for other potential problems that could be causing your symptoms. A computerized tomography (CT) scan or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be performed to detect structural brain abnormalities. If you're experiencing a lot of dizziness, you may be referred to a doctor ...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20350225?p=1

ew The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, keeping the head of your upper arm bone firmly within the shallow socket of the shoulder. A rotator cuff injury can cause a dull ache in the shoulder, which often worsens when you try to sleep on the involved side. Rotator cuff injuries occur most often in people who repeatedly perform overhead motions in th...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hamstring-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20372985?p=1

ew A hamstring injury occurs when you strain or pull one of your hamstring muscles — the group of three muscles that run along the back of your thigh. You may be more likely to get a hamstring injury if you play soccer, basketball, football, tennis or a similar sport that involves sprinting with sudden stops and starts. Hamstring injury can occur in runners and in dancers as well. Self-care mea...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20373468?p=1

ew A hip fracture is a serious injury, with complications that can be life-threatening. The risk of hip fracture rises with age. Older people are at a higher risk of hip fracture because bones tend to weaken with age (osteoporosis). Multiple medications, poor vision and balance problems also make older people more likely to trip and fall — one of the most common causes of hip fracture. A hip fr...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/metatarsalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354795?p=1

sis Various foot problems can cause symptoms similar to those of metatarsalgia. To help pinpoint the source of your pain, your doctor will examine your foot while you stand and while you sit and ask about your lifestyle and activity level. You might need an X-ray to identify or rule out a stress fracture or other foot problems. Treatment Conservative measures — such as resting, changing shoes o...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osgood-schlatter-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354869?p=1

sis During the physical exam, your doctor will check your child's knee for tenderness, swelling, pain and redness. X-rays may be taken to look at the bones of the knee and leg and to more closely examine the area where the kneecap tendon attaches to the shinbone. Treatment Osgood-Schlatter disease usually resolves without formal treatment. Symptoms typically disappear after your child's bones s...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tendinitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20378243?p=1

ew Tendinitis is inflammation or irritation of a tendon — the thick fibrous cords that attach muscle to bone. The condition causes pain and tenderness just outside a joint. While tendinitis can occur in any of your tendons, it's most common around your shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees and heels. Some common names for various tendinitis problems are: Tennis elbow Golfer's elbow Pitcher's shoulde...

Plantar Fasciitis
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/14709-plantar-fasciitis

What is plantar fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is a painful foot condition caused by an injury to the plantar fascia. The plantar fascia is the tough connective tissue that stretches from the heel to the ball of the foot that helps support the arch of the foot. What causes plantar fasciitis? This problem is caused by an inflammation of the plantar fascia (a thin strong band of tissue that extends...

Concussion
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/concussion

A mild concussion is caused by a blow or jolt to the head.

Hip Problems
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/hip-problems

Detailed information on the most common types of hip problems, including arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, traumatic arthritis, avascular necrosis, bursitis, trochanteric bursa, ischial bursa, and hip pointer

Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's and Baseball Elbow)
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/medial-epicondylitis-golfers-and-baseball-elbow

Other activities that can cause this condition include carrying a heavy suitcase, chopping wood, and using a chainsaw.

Patellar Tendonitis (Jumper's Knee)
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/patellar-tendonitis-jumpers-knee

Jumper’s knee is caused by overuse of your knee joint, such as frequent jumping on hard surfaces. It’s usually a sports-related injury, linked to leg muscle contraction and the force of hitting the ground.

Rotator Cuff Injury
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/rotator-cuff-injury

An injury to the rotator cuff, such as a tear, may happen suddenly when falling on an outstretched hand or develop over time because of repetitive activities.

Overuse Injuries
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/overuse-injuries

Detailed information on overuse injuries in children, including jumper's knee, patellar tendonitis, little leaguers' elbow, little leaguers' shoulder, osteochondritis dissecans, Sever's disease, shin splints, Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease, spondylolisthesis, and spondylolysis.

Clavicle Fractures
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/clavicle-fractures

Immobilization using a sling is often used to treat a clavicle fracture along with cold therapy and medication for pain relief.

Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/lateral-epicondylitis-tennis-elbow

The pain of tennis elbow is caused by damage to the tendons that bend the wrist backward away from the palm.

Asthma and Exercise
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/asthma/asthma-and-exercise

Exercise-induced asthma is different from the typical asthma that is triggered by allergens and/or irritants.

Head Injury
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/head-injury

A head injury can be as mild as a bump, bruise, or cut on the head, or can be moderate to severe because of a concussion, deep cut, fractured skull bone(s), or internal bleeding.

Osgood-Schlatter Disease
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/osgoodschlatter-disease

Osgood-Schlatter disease is a condition that causes pain and swelling below the knee joint.

Shoulder Dislocation
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/shoulder-dislocation

The shoulder joint is the most frequently dislocated major joint of the body—often caused by a significant force that separates the shoulder joint's ball away from the joint's socket.

Osteoporos
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17302-osteoporosis-early-diagnosis

The first step toward preserving your independence Osteoporosis can rob you of your independence Osteoporosis and associated fractures can rob you of your mobility and your independence. Osteoporosis is a disease that reduces the strength of your bones, causing them to become brittle and prone to fractures. Approximately 54% of women over the age of 50 have osteoporosis and are at risk of an os...

Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/7049-tennis-elbow-lateral-epicondylitis

What is tennis elbow? "Tennis elbow" is a general term that usually is not related to playing tennis. However, this term came into use because it can be a significant problem for some tennis players who grip their racquet too tightly. Tennis elbow is a condition usually caused by overuse of the forearm muscles (wrist extenders) that results in pain at the elbow. It affects the outside (lateral)...