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what is the healing time for patella dislocation?

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Dr. Chittur Ananthakrishnan
53 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
6 weeks: Even though most soft tissue injuries heal by six weeks the underlying problem should be addressed for a more lasting cure.
Answered on Apr 3, 2014
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