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13 aged son,when it full recover from radius hairline fracture because sometimes he feel faint pain,cast off from nearly 2 month? cast was for 4 week.

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Dr. Robert Breiner answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Having a cast on an extremity for a length of time causes the loss of muscle tone and size which take a good while to return to normal as each muscle rebuilds to the same strength as it was before. Sometimes the site may be uncomfortable due to a growth spurt, if that is going on at this time. If the pain persist or worsens go back to your doctor and have it checked.

Answered Sep 29, 2016

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