Tendinitis is inflammation of a tendon. A tendon is the thick, cord-like tissue that attaches a muscle to a bone. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how tendinitis develops, what the symptoms are, how to treat it, and much more.
Understanding Tendinitis -- Symptoms
Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms of overuse tendinopathy, formerly called tendinitis.
Tendinitis: Detection, Treatment, and Prevention
Learn more from WebMD about the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of tendinitis, also known as overuse tendinopathy.
Treatment of Golfer’s Elbow
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What Are Calcium Deposits on Tendons?
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Exercises for Hip Pain
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Biceps Tendonitis and Prevention
Learn what can happen to your shoulder and a few moves to help prevent injury.
The Seven Most Common Sports Injuries
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6 Ways to Avoid Workout Injuries
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Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Tendinitis
If your tendons get irritated and swollen, you might have tendinitis. Learn the symptoms and find out how you can prevent and treat the condition.
Achilles Tendon (Human Anatomy): Picture, Definition, Injuries, Pain, and More
WebMD's Achilles Tendon Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and description of its function as well as conditions that affect the achilles tendon.