Acta Ortopédica Mexicana

González-Murillo M, Rodrigo-Alonso A, Figueiredo-González H, Salgado-Rodrigo AM, Mota-Blanco SM
Conservative treatment of a chronic rupture of Achilles tendon: case report
Acta Ortop Mex 2016; 30 (6)

Language: Español
References: 10
Page: 323-325
PDF: 224.31 Kb.

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We report a case of a 64 years-old-female patient with ruptured left Achilles tendon within two months of evolution that has gone unnoticed. By the application of a conservative treatment recovered complete and symmetrical functionality in five months time after the injury.

Key words: Rupture, chronic, Achilles, conservative, treatment.