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A 43-year-old female asked:

Grade 1 kid fell on the ground and had a small t13 bone fracture on her spine. can she still swim competitively in breaststroke, freestyle, backstoke?

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Once healed: Once the fracture is healed she should be able to swim competitively.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle commented
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
Again B cleared by a spine surgeon, the wrong advice will have lifelong consequences.
Jul 14, 2014

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