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can I do yoga with a broken knee

A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on the level and nature of the fracture. If it's a complicated fracture, it may need to be surgically repaired. If it is not, then one may ... Read More
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Dr. Dann Byck answered
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Not sure what a broken knee is, but it you have had an injury and your knee is swollen, it should be evaluated by an othopedic surgeon asap.

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Trauma : Weak bones
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on the level and nature of the fracture. If it's a complicated fracture, it may need to be surgically repaired. If it is not, then one may ... Read More
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends whats broken: Fractures may require plates and screws. Meniscus tears may require suture repair. Ligaments may require reconstruction or repair.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Enna
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
About 3 months: When you say "knee", that could be many types of fractures. If it is a tibial plateau fracture (a fracture of the top part of the tibia), those fractu ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
About 6 weeks: It depends on the bone in the knee that is broken but figure about 6 weeks.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
You question can-: -only B answered by Ur orthopedic surgeon who is familiar with Ur situation. There R so many things that can B called"knee fracture that there R book ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Several weeks: It is unusual to break a kneecap - this type of injury takes a long time to heal enough to relieve pain. Sometimes surgery is needed.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Have x-rays taken: Go see a doctor and have x-rays taken to rule out fracture.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Makowiec
26 years experience Hand Surgery
See a doctor: First, if you have a "broken" or fractured knee cap, then you should be under the care of an orthopaedic surgeon and asking your doctor is the right t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Fracture: You can depending on the severity of the fracture. If the fragments are displaced you will need surgery. Check with your local orthopedist.

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