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Although Achilles tendinopathy has been extensively studied, there is a clear lack of properly conducted scientific research to clarify its etiology, pathology, and optimal management. Most patients respond to conservative measures, and the symptoms can be controlled, especially if the patients accept that a decreased level of activities may be necessary.125 As the biology of ten-dinopathy is being clarified, more effective management regimes may come to light, improving the success rate of both conservative and operative management.

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