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How long for a ruptured tendon to heal by itself?
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Dr. Daniel Mass
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Most cannot heal
Most ruptured tendons pull apart and cannot heal because the ends are not close enough to heal.
You should be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon, who can tell you whether the tendon needs to be fixed or it will heal.

In brief: Most cannot heal
Most ruptured tendons pull apart and cannot heal because the ends are not close enough to heal.
You should be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon, who can tell you whether the tendon needs to be fixed or it will heal.
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