noun. inflammation of a tendon.
- tennis elbow
- lateral epicondylitis
- lateral humeral epicondylitis
- achromatic color
Example sentences of the word tendinitis
1. Noun, singular or mass
For example, tendinitis will usually cause pain throughout the length of the upper arm or on the front of your shoulder, while a torn rotator cuff will usually cause pain on the top of your shoulder.
2. Verb, past participle
If you have tendinitis, you don't need surgery unless the tendon ruptures.
3. Existential there
However, tendinitis is usually caused by performing some type of repetitive activity or task, such as scrubbing, painting, carpentry and gardening.
4. Verb, base form
Repetitive stress placed on your feet can lead to tendinitis.