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How long could it take to heal from surgery for torn cartilage in knee?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
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In brief: Few weeks...

Depending upon the severity of the tear; and the course of physical threapy prescribed probably 4-6 weeks conservatively.

In brief: Few weeks...

Depending upon the severity of the tear; and the course of physical threapy prescribed probably 4-6 weeks conservatively.
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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In brief: Depends

First, what do you wish to do.
To get back to full activity it may take a couple of weeks to several. Depends on the shape you are in and if they shave off the cartilage or if they sew it back together.

In brief: Depends

First, what do you wish to do.
To get back to full activity it may take a couple of weeks to several. Depends on the shape you are in and if they shave off the cartilage or if they sew it back together.
Dr. Terry Simpson
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