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Enthesopathy is a condition that affects the entheses or the attachment points at which ligaments and tendons connect with bone, as noted by the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Many different medical condi... More »

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Enthesopathy of the hip is an arthritic disorder in the sockets of the hip bone that affects the tendons and ligaments that are attached there. This means that the connections are not working correctly or are damaged in ... More »

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Approximately 96 percent of patients who undergo fusion foot surgery for calcaneus fractures have successful outcomes, states the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Surgeons achieved success in 83 of the 86 f... More »

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