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A 20-year-old male asked:

Dr thought i had a fractured ankle so i got a cast next day they call and sayi have osteochondroma can i take the cast off theyreclosed soicantaskthem?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
No, because: you might have both conditions. The bones were could have been weakened by this benign tumor. Get an opinion from orthopedic surgeon, because you might need surgery for this condition.
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