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How long does is take for a pulled muscle to heal?

How long does is take for a pulled muscle to heal?

Refer to answer: This is very vague question. Back of the heel, or bottom of the heel. Usually should heal within four weeks. If persist beyond that time, refer to a physician to find the cause, could be gout, diabetes, arthritis, and thyroid problems. ...Read more

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Dr. Rohit Keswani
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Muscle Strain (Definition)

-exposed 2 forces beyond it's ability 2 handle, it causes damage R the muscle. Just like a bruise. It is first a stretch with reversibility 2 recover fully if left alone 4 a while. 2'nd is actual tear of some muscle fibers & need a longer time 2 heal, & can if big enough scar & lead 2 pain & easily aggravated . 3'rd is total tear, which can not B repaired. Also 3'rd can ...Read more


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How long does it take a pulled chest muscle to heal?

2-6 weeks: A pulled muscle is also known as a "strain" . Astrain is a tearing of the muscle tissue and as such has to heal . Depending on the area and the amount of the tear it can heal (just like a cut ) in about to 2- 6 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a pulled muscle in the shoulder to heal. Excruciating pain that comes and goes and spreads to my neck and ear. Dr says swoll?

How long does it take for a pulled muscle in the shoulder to heal. Excruciating pain that comes and goes and spreads to my neck and ear. Dr says swoll?

Muscle strain: Depends on the extent of the tear, and how much continued use the muscle is doing. For example, if you're still doing any moderate to heavy lifting, it's going to take longer to heal. If it's not better in a week, I would seek medical attention. ...Read more

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How long does it take for an average pulled leg muscle take to heal?

How long does it take for an average pulled leg muscle take to heal?

4-6 Weeks: It take awhile for the muscle to heal especially if the muscle had bad damage. ...Read more

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Help please? How long does it take to heal a pulled muscle in my neck?

2-4 weeks.: If it's only a muscle strain, then 2-4 weeks should do the trick. Make sure you're icing and doing some neck stretching exercises. ...Read more

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A cremaster muscle strain takes long time to heal?Is it felt in groin?Ive pulled something i know but what's it neither doc/physical exam/usg reveals.

A cremaster muscle strain takes long time to heal?Is it felt in groin?Ive pulled something i know  but what's it neither doc/physical exam/usg reveals.

Other option: A sprain/strain is when a ligament/tendon is injured by overstretching. There may be minimal or quite a bit of damage to it. Inflammation (redness, warmth, tenderness, and swelling) occurs as a natural healing process. The key is minimize further damage while keeping the area flexible/mobile. Ice massage (24-36 hours), elevation, gentle rom, motrin/advil are the keys to maximize healing. ...Read more

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How long does it take for pain to go away in a pulled muscle injury?

How long does it take for pain to go away in a pulled muscle injury?

Days to weeks: Some muscles heal quickly while others may take much longer to heal. If in doubt of the diagnosis, see your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does it take to heal a muscle strain?

How long does it take to heal a muscle strain?

Depends on tear: This really depends on what muscle was involved and what grade of tear (strain) is involved. Rather than immobilization, gentle mobilization exercises are helpful to prevent scarring and possible chronic pain. Typically, a grade 3 tear, it can take 8-12 weeks to completely heal. Obviously, with lesser injury. Working with a physical therapist or certified athletic trainer can be helpful. ...Read more

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How long can it take for a muscle strain to heal?

How long can it take for a muscle strain to heal?

Depends on where: Muscle strains are tears of muscle. Therefore which muscle and how many fibers will change the timeline. ...Read more

Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more