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Achilles Tendon Tear
Achilles Tendon Tear
Tendons are bands of fibrous tissue that connect muscle to bone.The Achilles tendon is located where the calf muscle, or gastrocnemius, attaches to the heel...
Anatomy of the Shoulder
Anatomy of the Shoulder
The shoulder comprises bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles that connect the arm to the torso. The three bones that make up the shoulder joint include...
Botulism
Botulism
Botulism is a rare, but serious type of food poisoning caused by an organism called Bacterium clostridium. The organism generally exists in a dormant state...
Electrodiagnostics
Electrodiagnostics
Electrodiagnostic testing evaluates muscle symptoms that may result from injury or disease to either nerves or muscles in the body. Symptoms can include muscle pain,
Low Back Pain
Low Back Pain
The spine consists of 33 vertebrae that protect the spinal cord and provide stability to the torso. The lower section of the spine is called...
Neck Pain
Neck Pain
The spine consists of 33 vertebrae that protect the spinal cord and provide stability to the torso. The first seven vertebrae comprise the cervical spine.
Pulled Groin Muscle
Pulled Groin Muscle
A pulled groin muscle actually refers to a number of possible muscle and tendon injuries in the groin area, the area of the body that...
Pulled Hamstring
Pulled Hamstring
The hamstring muscles are actually a group of three muscles that run down the back part of the upper leg. Together, this group of muscles,
Rotator Cuff Injury
Rotator Cuff Injury
The rotator cuff is located in the shoulder. It comprises muscles and tendons that connect the bone of the upper arm, or humerus, to the...
Tennis Elbow
Tennis Elbow
The skeletal system is the framework for the body. It gives the body shape, protects internal organs, and allows movement.Movement is accomplished by an interaction...
Whiplash
Whiplash
The spinal column consists of 33 vertebrae that are stacked together; they can be divided into five sections: there are 4 coccygeal, 5 sacral, 5...