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    Achilles Tendon Rupture

    Ruptured Achilles tendon

    The Achilles tendon connects the calf muscle to the heel bone. In an Achilles tendon rupture, the tendon is completely torn.

    Current as ofJune 26, 2019

    Author: Healthwise Staff
    Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
    Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
    Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
    David Bardana, MD, FRCSC - Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine


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