tear from

tear something from something

to rip or peel something from something. He tore the wrapping from the gift. The monkey tore the peel from the banana and took a bite of it.
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Murray says he considers arthroscopic surgery only if non-operative treatments have failed to provide sufficient improvement and patients can clearly differentiate new symptoms of the meniscal tear from those of their knee OA.
This most commonly results from wear and tear from the acromion and the greater tuberosity of the rotator cuff pinching the tendon, but it can also occur in trauma.