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Whittier, CA
A 20-year-old female asked:

I broke my distal fibula three months ago, i just found out. i can walk on it fine and move it, but sometimes i feel a mild pain. will i need surgery?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
Fibula: Some pain is normal at 3 months. Hard to say surgically what's going on without exam and x-rays.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2016

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