A 35-year-old member asked:
i am going to have screws/pins removed from my ankle. how long does it take for the bone to fill in after the surgery?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu answered
26 years experience General Practice
A few weeks: If in the fibula, about 6 weeks. If they are in the tibia then a couple of months.
Answered on Apr 29, 2018
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