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Offline qd1mz80

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Partial Torn Quad Tendent
« on: June 06, 2006, 12:08:19 AM »
My MRI today reveals a partial torn Quad tendent.  What is the my outlook/expectation going forward?

Offline Janet

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Re: Partial Torn Quad Tendent
« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2006, 12:21:06 AM »
The amount of tear is important. If it is just a small tear, it may heal on its own. A large tear will need to be surgically repaired. What does your doctor say?

Janet
Torn quad tendon repair & VMO advancement 4/99, MUA with LOA 10/99, Patella baja and arthrofibrosis, LR & medial release & LOA 5/01, LOA & chondroplasty 6/03,TKR on 11/06, MUA 12/06. From perfect knees to a TKR in 7 years, all from a fall on a wet floor...and early undiagnosed scar tissue.















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