How Long Does It Take for a Torn Tendon to Heal?

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The length it takes for a torn tendon to heal depends on the tendon and the tear. If you tore your Achilles partially it will only take a few days to a few weeks. If you tore it all the way it can take up to a year to fully heal.
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1. Rest the tendon and the surrounding area, and make sure you're sleeping enough each night. Don't place stress on the affected area, particularly through repetitive motions. Exercise
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Depends how serious the damage is, for example i had a tendon in my finger damaged by 80% and then 4 more (on other fingers) that completely snapped. I had to get surgery to repair
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The only treatments for partial tendon tears are physical
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Depends on which tendon and/or if it's completely torn. Complete tear needs surgery/graft. Partial tear should heal up in 3-6 months with rest, ice, heat. Maybe your a freak and will
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A tendon injury may take several weeks to a month to heal, depending on the severity.
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