"This is a painful issue both for me and the team I play for now," he said.
"We need to do something to avoid it in the future," he added.
"If it was only my problem I would agree that it is my fault. That the Premier League is too hard for me with too many games etc. But when this happens almost to everyone for the last two or three years... I beleive they should be some more global reason which we need to deal with," he continued.
"Something needs to be done about it in general and I talked to all Arsenal people who are responsible for medical care," Arshavin concluded.