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How much physical therapy need for a rim rent tear?

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Dr. Timothy Silver
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Discuss with MD

This is a partial thickness tear of the rotator cuff, the supraspinatus muscle is the muscle involved.
It usually responds to rehab from 6 weeks to 4 months, if not responding may require arthroscopy. Discuss with your surgeon.

In brief: Discuss with MD

This is a partial thickness tear of the rotator cuff, the supraspinatus muscle is the muscle involved.
It usually responds to rehab from 6 weeks to 4 months, if not responding may require arthroscopy. Discuss with your surgeon.
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