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168 Possible Causes for Contracture of Achilles Tendon

  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy

    Abstract A boy developed contractures of the Achilles tendons at 3 years and of the postcervical muscles at 7 years, although neither contractures of the elbows nor cardiac[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EDMD) is a progressive muscle-wasting disorder defined by early contractures of the Achilles tendon, spine, and elbows.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EMD) is characterised by (1) early contractures of the Achilles tendons, elbows, and postcervical muscles, (2) slowly progressive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autosomal Dominant Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy 2

    […] of elbows and Achilles tendons 1 Rod domain Del94-96 DelK32 AD/Fam Rigid spine coil 1a B 15/M Contractures of elbows and Achilles tendons 1 Rod domain Del GAG 334-336 Del[academic.oup.com] The disease is characterized by MUSCULAR ATROPHY; MUSCLE WEAKNESS; CONTRACTURE of the elbows; ACHILLES TENDON; and posterior cervical muscles; with or without cardiac features[profiles.ucdenver.edu] […] of the elbows, Achilles tendons and spine, and cardiomyopathy associated with cardiac conduction defects.[uniprot.org]

  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy Type 1

    […] of the Achilles, elbow, and neck tendons, beginning during early childhood and leading to limited joint movement; and cardiac anomalies (conduction defects, rhythm disturbances[link.springer.com] […] of elbows and Achilles tendons 1 Rod domain Del94-96 DelK32 AD/Fam Rigid spine coil 1a B 15/M Contractures of elbows and Achilles tendons 1 Rod domain Del GAG 334-336 Del[academic.oup.com] […] characterized by a clinical triad including slowly progressive muscle weakness and atrophy (initially with a humero-peroneal distribution but later becoming more diffuse); joint contractures[link.springer.com]

  • Bunion

    Achilles tendon contracture. Positional change due to neuromuscular conditions such as: Stroke . Cerebral palsy . Multiple sclerosis . Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome .[patient.info] Only 11% (14 feet) had evidence of an Achilles or gastrocnemius tendon contracture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Examination of Achilles tendon contractures and flexibility of the midfoot and hindfoot should be completed.[posna.org]

  • Talipes Cavus

    There will be no Achilles tendon contracture.[globalclubfoot.com] […] of the plantar fascia and shortening of the Achilles tendon.[teitelbaum-cped.com] […] of the plantar fascia, and shortening of the Achilles tendon [3] Also known as Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathy (HMSN), it is genetically heterogeneous and usually[physio-pedia.com]

  • Bursitis

    727.66 Nontraumatic rupture of patellar tendon 727.67 Nontraumatic rupture of achilles tendon 727.68 Nontraumatic rupture of other tendons of foot and ankle 727.69 Nontraumatic[healthprovidersdata.com] , tendon, and bursa 727.81 Contracture of tendon (sheath) Short Achilles tendon (acquired) 727.82 Calcium deposits in tendon and bursa Calcification of tendon NOS Calcific[drdegroot.com] […] rupture of other tendon 727.81 Contracture of tendon (sheath) 727.82 Calcium deposits in tendon and bursa 727.83 Plica syndrome 727.89 Other disorders of synovium, tendon[healthprovidersdata.com]

  • Foot Deformity

    In the presence of an Achilles tendon contracture, a concurrent Achilles tendon lengthening is performed.[woundsresearch.com] Delayed consolidation and recurrent equinus contracture of the ankle requiring additional lengthening of the Achilles tendon were the most common bone and joint complications[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] tendon contracture who present with a possible diabetic Charcot foot.[woundsresearch.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2D

    […] of the Achilles tendon, which lead to a tiptoe gait pattern.[orpha.net] Showing of 26 30%-79% of people have these symptoms Achilles tendon contracture Shortening of the achilles tendon Tight achilles tendon [ more ] 0001771 Calf muscle pseudohypertrophy[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Musculoskeletal complications Contractures (eg, of the Achilles tendon) may require surgical release. Scoliosis - occurs mainly after wheelchair dependence.[patient.info]

  • Autosomal Dominant Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 1B

    Other neuromuscular features have been also reported including late and non extending joint contractures (Achillestendons and elbows), hypertrophied calves, moderately elevated[link.springer.com] tendon contracture Shortening of the achilles tendon Tight achilles tendon Last updated: 12/19/2017 Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 1B (LGMD1B) is inherited in an autosomal[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] especially of the Achilles tendon.[rarediseases.org]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    (elbows, Achilles tendons, posterior cervical muscles, spine) Atrioventricular conduction abnormalities Screening of family members indicated after age 10 (irrespective of[doi.org] In some, contractures at the elbows were evident as early as age 13. Contractures also developed in the neck and Achilles tendons.[web.archive.org] Affected individuals may also develop overgrowth (hypertrophy) of calf muscles and mild contractures of the elbows or Achilles tendon.[rarediseases.org]

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