A 28-year-old female asked:
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can a fiberglass cast on your leg leave bruises and abrasions?

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Dr. Scott Ferry
18 years experience Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Maybe: Bruising usually not caused by a cast, more often the result of the injury of surgery that caused you to need a cast in the first place. If the fiberglass is sharp at the top or bottom of the cast in can cause abrasions.
Answered on Mar 27, 2014
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