Tendons and their sheaths often Income inflamed in consequence of sprains and other injuries. In addition to the local pain, the patient suffers with fever, which is introduced by a chill.

When the chills are related, there is much danger.

The Treatment of Inflammation of Tendons

Rest and the application of cold are the most efficient measures. If there is much pain, hot fomentations, or hot packs applied to the whole limb affected, are very efficient. The limbs should also be elevated.