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Patellar tendon

I had surgery on March 3rd to attatch my patellar tendon back to my kneecap, I haven't seen a surgeon since the surgery and would like to know what I should be doing? Keep weight totally off for 2 weeks, keep it elevated, or weight bear as tolerated but how much is too much considering?
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you need to contact your surgeon to answer these questions.  The answers vary depending on the quality of the repair and his own post-op protocol.
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