Estado actual de los tratamientos farmacológicos invasivos en tendinopatía aquilea.

  • Pedro Javier Martín Llantino
  • Cesar Calvo Lobo
  • Irene Sanz Corbalan
Palabras clave: Tendinopatía de aquiles, corticoides, heparina, proloterapia, sustancias esclerosantes, transfusiones de sangre autóloga, células madre, plasma enriquecido en plaquetas, ácido hialurónico


Objetivos: El objetivo es aportar evidencia científica sobre tratamientos invasivos farmacológicos para la tendinopatía Aquilea.

Material y métodos: Se realizó una búsqueda en PubMed que abarcó trabajos desde 1984 hasta el 30 de enero de 2018 usando términos como: “Achilles tendinopathy and treatment”. “Corticosteroids” “Heparin”. Stem cell” “Platelet Rich Plama”

Resultados: Se obtuvieron artículos sobre el tratamiento del tendón de Aquiles con corticoides, heparina, proloterapia, sustancias esclerosantes, transfusiones de sangre autóloga, células madre, plasma enriquecido en plaquetas y ácido hialurónico.

Conclusiones: Los tratamientos invasivos evaluados pueden ser una opción de para la tendinopatía aquilea. No obstante hay que ser cauteloso con ciertos efectos adversos derivados de su uso.


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Cómo citar
Martín Llantino, P., Calvo Lobo, C., & Sanz Corbalan, I. (2018). Estado actual de los tratamientos farmacológicos invasivos en tendinopatía aquilea. European Journal of Podiatry / Revista Europea De Podología, 4(2), 53-59.
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