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One year after rotator cuff surgery it seems an anchor has dislodged is repair and recovery as bad as original surgery? Work is very phys. Demanding

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Dr. Rajeev Pandarinath
Sports Medicine

In brief: Hard to predict

If the anchor is just being retrieved, the pain will be minimal compared to your previous surgery.
Most of the time, however, the rotator cuff will need to be re-repaired, which should be similar to the recovery from your first surgery.

In brief: Hard to predict

If the anchor is just being retrieved, the pain will be minimal compared to your previous surgery.
Most of the time, however, the rotator cuff will need to be re-repaired, which should be similar to the recovery from your first surgery.
Dr. Rajeev Pandarinath
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