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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott m Smith
41 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
5 months: Distal biceps ruptures need to be repaired surgically. If done well, gentle range of motion exercises are begun early, using the arm gently for 3 mont ... Read More
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Dr. Kristopher Downing
17 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Distal biceps tendon: after surgery, distal biceps tendon healing takes approximately 6-8 weeks

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
33 years experience Family Medicine
Protection: There are two tendons if one ruptures then you will have a weakness in that arm from now on. Surgical replacement of the ruptured tendon is sometimes ... Read More
Dr. Rhett Griggs
19 years experience Hand Surgery
ROM: Consider fixing it.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tuckman
23 years experience Hand Surgery
Be careful: I am assuming you had surgery, if this is the case be very careful because depending where you are in the healing process the exercises will be differ ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
??: ? Proximal or distal if distal maybe repair but it will be difficult if proximal leave it alone it probably woun' cause too much trouble.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
46 years experience Hand Surgery
See an upper ex spec: A six month old proximal bicep reptile can be ignored or fixed by an upper extremity specialist. The distal biceps rupture is a more difficult problem ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Carrying a backpack on your shoulder should not cause a problem with the biceps tendon, although the act of bringing it up onto your shoulder might. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Ask Surgeon.: You will find that online consultants will not be able to provide you with a precise answer. Your surgeon, who knows exactly what was done and how you ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
52 years experience General Surgery
Pain!: The rupture usually begins with an audible pop followed by severe pain. It can drop you to your knees. Then the "popeye" muscle appears about half way ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: Prolozone causes repair and tightening of the lax structures, partially torn connective tissue and ligaments. Prolozone halts the pain/inflammation cy ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
Painful: You get a very painful upper arm and shoulder with the rupture. You get pain on flexing the bicep as well as picking up mobjects. You also get weaknes ... Read More
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