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Biceps tear

Biceps tear:
  1. Causes (10 conditions)
  2. Treatments
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Causes of Biceps tear:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Biceps tear. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Tendonitis
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Overuse
  • Chronic microtrauma
  • Excessive loading
  • Rapid stress upon the tendon
  • Persistent cubital bursitis
  • Forceful extension of the elbow
  • Rapid flexion and adduction of the arm
  • more causes...»

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Detailed list of causes of Biceps tear

The list below shows some of the causes of Biceps tear mentioned in various sources:

  • Chronic microtrauma
  • Excessive loading
  • Forceful extension of the elbow
  • Overuse
  • Persistent cubital bursitis
  • Rapid flexion and adduction of the arm
  • Rapid stress upon the tendon
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Biceps tear?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Biceps tear. Of the 10 causes of Biceps tear that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 10 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Biceps tear:

The following list of conditions have 'Biceps tear' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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