Ultrasound guided electrocoagulation in patients with chronic non-insertional Achilles tendinopathy: a pilot study

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M Ilum Boesen, S Torp-Pedersen, M Juhl Koenig, R Christensen, Henning Langberg, P Hölmich, M Bachmann Nielsen, H Bliddal

High resolution colour Doppler ultrasound shows intratendinous Doppler activity in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy. Treatment of this neovascularisation with sclerosing therapy seems to relieve the pain. However, the procedure often has to be repeated.
Original languageEnglish
JournalBritish Journal of Sports Medicine
Volume40
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)761-6
Number of pages6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

    Research areas

  • Achilles Tendon, Adult, Chronic Disease, Electrocoagulation, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Neovascularization, Pathologic, Patient Satisfaction, Pilot Projects, Severity of Illness Index, Tendinopathy, Treatment Outcome, Ultrasonography, Doppler, Color, Ultrasonography, Interventional

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