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Achilles tendonitis

Achille tendonitis: this inflammation is usually due to the weakening of the Achilles tendon (which connects the calf to the heel) caused by a repetitive effort or movement. This tendon can rupture, which is a serious injury requiring urgent attention.

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Predictive medicine

Medicine that links medical knowledge with data to predict a patient’s potential health problems. Examples include artificial intelligence and genetics.