A 54-year-old member asked:
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How long should I wear my foot cast for?

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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience in Podiatry
Depends: This is dependent on the injury and the instructions of your doctor. If you have questions ask you treated physician.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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