A 38-year-old female asked:
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do i need a cast for my avulsion fractured foot?

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Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sometimes: depends where located,how large,how much pain, if you can safely weight bear on it. sometimes you need a cast, sometimes a Cam walker walking boot that can be removed
Answered on Nov 14, 2014
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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No: But you probably need a cam walking boot to immobilize the area. Best to see your podiatrist.
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