A 36-year-old member asked:
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what to do if i have fractured foot, do i need a cast?

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Dr. Hubert Lee
10 years experience Podiatry
It depends: Some fractures of the foot can be treated with a rigid surgical shoe or walking boot. But depending on the bone, location, and severity of the fracture, you may need a cast and crutches. Some fractures may require surgery. Ask your doctor.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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