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I Have A Broken Finger With A Torn Tendon What Happens During The Surgery
They get fixed!: Surgery for torn tendons and fractured bones repairs the damages. You will probably get immobilized and need physical therapy once cleared by your surgeon. Bones get fixed by either pins or plates and screws to hold the pieces together, allowing movement before it gets stiff. Stitches are used to repair cut tendons, which allow scar tissue to fully heal the tendon edges. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Outpatient.: The surgery is probably outpatient, and should take an hour or so, depending on how much work the surgeon needs to do. The healing and rehab will take 3-4 months. ...Read more
Just had surgery on broken finger, MRSA history at home. 3 other people in my household all got new infections currently. I just had surgerY?
Please clarify: Please re-ask and re-word so that we understand what your specific question is. ...Read more
Mrsa infections repeating with all members of household. I just had surgery for broken finger, should I take more precautions other than keflex ?
Hi had surgery for torn tendon in March this year have gone over on my ankle cant weight bear could I have retorn it?
I had ankle surgery almost 12 years ago for torn tendon. I recently step off the step and had immediate swelling and pain? Imwondering I tore anything
Injured Foot/ Ankle: Well, are you able to walk? Can you move your foot and ankle without pain? If it is swollen, most likely it is injured and you'll need to get a set of X-rays and an MRI in order to fully evaluate the extent of the injury. Immediately, you should put some ice on it, elevate your leg and try to get some rest. See your nearest foot and ankle specialist to further evaluate your ankle. ...Read more
Could I have torn my rotator cuff at the same time as a distal bicep tendon rupture? I had surgery for the rupture, now need MRI for the shoulder
Unlikely: A ruptured biceps tendon@ the elbow is usually known... Eccentric contraction of the muscle w/ a feeling of a ' pop' or tear is commonplace. Rotator cuff tears occurring @ the same time is conceivable but very unlikely. More likely you had a rct already and was 'picked up' by your ors @ exam/mri. The "long head" of the biceps in the shoulder can tear in chronic rot.Cuff tears . Gl! ...Read more
Male 72, excellent health (really). Surgery 2 days ago, torn tendon, (post surgery) constant hiccups, vomiting bile, indigestion. What she i do?
R arm/shoulder/neck pain ×7yrs. Hand is cold, fingers swollen. Surgeries include : wrist tendon release/bone spur, wrist for torn ligaments & radial nerve release. Zero pain relief. Where to go now?
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