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Pulled Tendon In Arm Symptoms
Large knot appeared overnight on R arm abt 1" from bend in wrist. Painful to touch, hard, hurts to move thumb in/outward. Pulled/torn muscle/tendon?
My dominate arm bicep has become soft when flexing with a little pain in elbow area but do not seem to have symptoms of a bicep tendon tear?
Possible rupture: You may have a partial tear of your biceps tendon. It is best to have your primary care doctor take a look. ...Read more
What caused his hand to pull up toward his forearm in the middle of the night... very painful... could see the tendon pulling, then finally subsided?
Surgical operation done on tendon on my arm 5 months ago. Should the arm be just as strong as the other side?
Not always: Quite a few things play a role in achieving strength. Which tendon (hand vs biceps vs rotator cuff- the more proximal tend to take longer to recover). How long you had to protect it before starting rehab, and (brace yourself) whether you did your exercises as dilligently as you were supposed to. I'd talk with the surgeon who did the repair and ask this same question. Get a second opinion if unsure. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with a damaged tendon in my shoulder but why is the pain mostly in my arm and so badly unbearable at night ?
Normal symptoms: This is typical for a tendon problem. The tendon is the end if a muscle where it connects to the bone. If it is torn the pain often follows the course of the muscle. Pain also often radiates away from the center of the body in the pattern you describe. If the pain is severe talk to your doctor about treatment options. ...Read more
After arm tendon repair,will tendon broke again?what will cause it broke again? Is it likely to happen in the first 2months and can I go back to gym?
Arm Tendon: More likely to break again. I would follow your team's protocol exactly and not over do it. ...Read more