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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Austin
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not on telemedicine : I recommend checking with a doc to make sure that it will heal correctly. For pain, anti inflammatory medications such as Motrin can be taken at the s ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Regular: Plus multivi and calcium plus vitamin D = 1500-1800 mg daily.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Avoid delay: Mostly regarding diet, you want to avoid substances that delay wound healing including most commonly nicotine and NSAIDs. Taking the recommended dail ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No, after it heals -: Completely, it as good as the others. Complete healing and consolidation of the bone might take several months. With age the healing process might slo ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Some bones can actually be stronger after they heal due to the extra bone that has formed to heal the fracture.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Pain upon palpating: Localized pain in the affected are associated to loss of function and edema or swelling. Persistent pain in an injured bony area despite usual conserv ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahul Banerjee
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Trauma: Most bones are broken as the result of trauma such as falls, motor vehicle accidents, or work injuries.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahul Banerjee
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on the bone: Some untreated broken bones (fractures) will heal without any difficulty. However, many broken bones require treatment. Some require nonsurgical treat ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedists and po-: Diatrist.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Henning
50 years experience Anesthesiology
Sometimes: This will depend upon several factors: severity of the fracture, timing of the injury, patient age and medical condition, coexisting injuries, and so ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick St. Pierre
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Fractures can cause significant bleeding if there is involvement of blood producing bone marrow. It is usually restored in time with healing of the fr ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Eight weeks: Usually take between six to eight weeks for an adult, children heal a lot faster depending upon the age.
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