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How do I know if I have torn a muscle?
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Pain and weakness
A muscle tear generally causes pain, swelling, bruising, and weakness.
See your doctor if you have these symptoms.

In brief: Pain and weakness
A muscle tear generally causes pain, swelling, bruising, and weakness.
See your doctor if you have these symptoms.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Pain and swelling
Ifbyou tore a muscle you would have considerable pain directly over the injury.
Muscle function and any attempted contraction of the injured muscle would provoke more pain. Localized swelling and bruising are also common findings.

In brief: Pain and swelling
Ifbyou tore a muscle you would have considerable pain directly over the injury.
Muscle function and any attempted contraction of the injured muscle would provoke more pain. Localized swelling and bruising are also common findings.
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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