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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/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...

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...

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)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/10437-myofascial-pain-syndrome-chronic-myofascial-pain

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...

Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/10437-chronic-myofascial-pain-cmp

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....

Metatarsalgia (Pain in the Ball of Your Foot)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15890-metatarsalgia

Mar 1st, 2019 - What is metatarsalgia? Metatarsalgia refers to pain and inflammation in the ball of the foot. This is the area between the arches and toes on the bottom of the foot. Metatarsalgia centers under the five bones at the bases of the toes, the metatarsals. The pain of metatarsalgia can be caused by a number of conditions and can have varied treatments. Who gets metatarsalgia? Anyone can get metatars...

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 - 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...