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nondisplaced subchondral fracture

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Fibula fracture : Generally speaking no displaced fractures can be casted for 4-6 weeks. If the fracture is however noted to be unstable or in combination with other in ... Read More
Dr. Oliver Wang
9 years experience Podiatry
Keep off the foot: If fracture is non displaced then best to keep ankle immobilized in a cast for 4 weeks and transition to a fracture boot for 4 weeks and transition to ... Read More
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Dr. Rahul Banerjee
21 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Use it!: A non displaced fibula shaft fracture does not require surgery or immobilization. You may use your leg as tolerated.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Position: If the fracture line(s) do not change the overall alignment of the bone, the fracture is described as nondisplaced. If the alignment of the bone is d ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Fracture: A nondisplaced fracture is a fracture that is present but the bones are still in anatomical alignment. A displaced fracture is where the anatomic alig ... Read More
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Dr. Harry Myers
23 years experience Family Medicine
Fracture: Hi! displacement and angulation are used to describe a bone fracture. There are many other descriptors as well. Non displaced means the bone ends of a ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
If you are in pain : Or if the condition can potentially cause further issues it is serious. I answered in your first question a bone stimulator would be a good treatment. ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Another 6 weeks: It'll take another 6 weeks, most likely, to heal completely, so the aching will continue but will get better.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Sometime: sometime depend on the shape of the bone and how much displacement hand surgeon and orthopedic doctors worry about vascular necrosis to this type of f ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Fracture: Depends on the severity: consult with us if you need more specific help.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal fracture: Yes, a non-displaced nasal fracture will heal without intervention. Even a displaced fracture will heal, although it usually heals in the wrong spot. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Carolan
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Which bone?: There are a few different bones in the pelvis and the treatment/prognosis is dependent upon which bone. If it is a pubic rami fracture weight bearing ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Yes it can.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Surdyka
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not bed rest.: There aren't many options for speeding healing in the sense you are hoping. You should engage in healthy lifestyle habits such as maintaining a health ... Read More

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