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What is the role of surgery when treating an overuse tendinitis?

By overuse tendinitis, I really mean tendinitis, not tendinosis.

{1} indicates that the role of surgery when treating an overuse tendinitis is unknown, but the paper was published over 15 years ago.

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I am mostly interested in epicondylopathies (medial or lateral, i.e., tennis elbows and golfer elbows)


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Depending on your age, clinical treatment with rest, physiotherapy, NSAID, epicondylitis, both lateral and medial, may take one to several months to resolve. Surgery is a last resort and should be reserved to those cases where there is complete rupture of a tendon.

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