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Tendinosis, sometimes called chronic tendinitis, chronic tendinopathy or chronic tendon injury, is damage to a tendon at a cellular level. It is thought to be caused by microtears in the connective tissue in and around the tendon. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Tendonitis (also tenonitis or tendinitis) is an inflammation of a tendon. ... A tendon (or sinew) is a tough band of fibrous connective tissue that connects muscle to bone, or muscle to muscle. ...


Tendinoses is typically diagnosed as tendinitis due to the limited understanding of tendinopathies by the medical community. The suffix 'itis' means inflammation leading to anti-inflammatories being prescribed, despite there being limited support for this treatment in clinical trials[citation needed]. Tendonitis (also tenonitis or tendinitis) is an inflammation of a tendon. ...


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