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A 30-year-old male asked:

I have gone wrist (plate on radius) and humorus (rode implant) fracture surgery, now going through pt for gaining supination-pronation. i'm getting swelling around ulna with sharp pain, please suggest.... how long it would take to get in normal motion for

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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine 40 years experience
May not get all moti: You may not obtain all of your motion back but if you are getting sharp pain you should see your surgeon you may have a problem related to the fracture or the fixation of the fracture ie. Plate/ screws you need to get checked out and most likely continue your pt.
Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes
Hand Surgery 27 years experience
Normally: All you need to do is stick to therapy . Talk to your doctor about it, to be sure you don't have any complications.

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