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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Overview of Tendonitis

Tendons are strong cords of tissue that connect muscles to bones. Tendonitis is when a tendon is inflamed, causing swelling, pain and discomfort.

Read more information about tendonitis symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis and treatment.

Tendonitis Treatment

Tendonitis can be caused by strain, overuse, injuries or too much exercise. Your physician on the medical staff at Baylor Scott &​ White Health will work with you to determine the cause of your tendonitis and create a treatment plan.

Treatment plans for patients will be determined by their care team based on age, medical history, type and stage of tendonitis and personal preferences. Options may include:

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