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Can you tear a tendon in your foreman?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Yes: Tendons tear from trauma and if the injury was directed at the forearm, it could happen there. You should ice the injured area and seek the attention of an orthopedic surgeon as soon as possible.

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