Re: torn bicep

You have a classic bicep tendon tear. You should go see an ortho doc and see if a repair can be done at this late stage in the game. I heard the longer you wait the less likely it can be repaired, but maybe things have changed over the years.

Posted By M Scott PT on December 28, 2008 at 23:28:42:

In Reply to: torn bicep posted by D. Allen Elliott on December 20, 2008 at 08:48:57:

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