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How long do you have wait to have sex after a broken hip

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
As soon as no pain: If an adult has a broken hip, the fracture is usually in the upper part of the thigh bone. The orthopedic surgeon stabilizes the fracture with pins or... Read More
Dr. Gary Pess
Hand Surgery 40 years experience
Depends: It depends on the healing time, method of fixation and is best answered by your orthopedic surgeon.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Dearborn
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 30 years experience
IT depends: If the fracture was treated by fixing it with screws or a plate, it takes 6 weeks to heal. If the hip was replaced, it is more of an issue with soft ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. G Jason Hunt
Orthopedic Surgery 16 years experience
Next Day: There are typically 4 types of orthopedic implants for hip fractures. 1. Cannulated screws 2. Sliding hip screw 3. Cephalomedullary nail and 4. Parti... Read More
Dr. Todd Woltman
Surgery 30 years experience
Depends: Depends on how it is fixed. In most cases immediately.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Keep up exercises: As long as you keep up routine exercises that they have worked with you on in pt, you should maintain both our mobility and your pain free status. Bef... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nolan Segal
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It varies: It depends on the nature, severity, & type of break as well as the general condition of the person and bone quality. On average 8-12 weeks.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Luanswered
Orthopedic Surgery 24 years experience
Yes: A broken hip at any age is serious. It is a reflection of the overall condition of a patient. It often means that there is enough going on to allow a ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel McClurg
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Surgery: For almost all patients the treatment of a broken hip requires, screws, plates or rods.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John McDonald
Orthopedic Surgery 16 years experience
Depends: If you had surgery, it depends on the type of surgery and fracture. The bone may not have healed, the ball (femoral head) may not have a good blood s... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Hennigan
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Hip fracture: Most common symptoms of a fractured hip include lateral hip or groin pain following an injury. Patients typically cannot bear weight on the affected h... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 29 years experience
6 -12 weeks: It takes about six weeks for the bone to become structurally solid, but can take an extended period of time for all the muscles, ligaments and tendons... Read More