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How many weeks would one have to typically wear a cast for a leg fracture?

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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
6 weeks: Fractures take six weeks to heal, but there can be other issues involved. These can lengthen the healing. Casting depends on healing. Other issues concerning your general health, your medical , etc.
Answered on Jul 8, 2012

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