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Rotator cuff repair - series

Aftercare

Aftercare

Overview

Surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff is usually very successful at relieving pain in the shoulder. The procedure is less predictable at returning strength to the shoulder. Recovery time often depends on the extent of the tear.

Update Date 6/30/2011

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