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A 40-year-old member asked:

for how long does it take for your uma bone to heal if u fractured it?

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Dr. Audie Rolnick
Orthopedic Surgery 40 years experience
Ulna.: Usually about 6 weeks.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 52 years experience
Sometimes factors: Healing also depends on any angulation or separation of fracture fragments. Person's mineralization can affect bone healing, such as osteoporosis.

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What are the signs of a fractured talus bone?

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