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How long does a distal biceps tendon rupture take to heal?

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Dr. Scott m Smith
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
3 doctors agree

In brief: 5 months

Distal biceps ruptures need to be repaired surgically.
If done well, gentle range of motion exercises are begun early, using the arm gently for 3 months. At the 3 months junction normal use without lifting or stress, if everything goes well, normal use and stressat five months.

In brief: 5 months

Distal biceps ruptures need to be repaired surgically.
If done well, gentle range of motion exercises are begun early, using the arm gently for 3 months. At the 3 months junction normal use without lifting or stress, if everything goes well, normal use and stressat five months.
Dr. Scott m Smith
Dr. Scott m Smith
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Dr. Kristopher Downing
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Distal biceps tendon

after surgery, distal biceps tendon healing takes approximately 6-8 weeks

In brief: Distal biceps tendon

after surgery, distal biceps tendon healing takes approximately 6-8 weeks
Dr. Kristopher Downing
Dr. Kristopher Downing
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