A 47-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of a tendon rupture?
2 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Loss of motion: The tendon connects a muscle to the bone. If a tendon ruptures, the muscle will no longer move the joint.
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Hand Surgery 49 years experience
Pain weakness: Tendons are attached to muscles. Usually it's the muscle that tears. Either way you lose strength and motion in the effected joint.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of quadriceps tendon rupture?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
Knee won't straighte: If you can't straighten out your knee the tendon tore and it needs to be reconnected surgically.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
What are tendon ruptures?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Hand Surgery 35 years experience
Tendon hand surgery: Lacerated or injured tendons
and others blunt injury is often called a rupture if the tendon is not in continuity, .
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Last updated Mar 24, 2018
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