Torn Pectoral Tendon

Patient

Q: Hi my name is Dominic, and last October 28th, 2013 I had surgery on my left pectoral tendon. It was a complete tear and had to be surgically reattached to the bone. It is now January 23 2014, and i was wondering what the odds were of having that tendon tear again at this moment? Could it easily tear with physical activity? Or is it just going to be weak instead and not tear?

Symptoms:  Sore, but flexible. Doesn't hurt to move it around
Doctor

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