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For a bone cyst in my femur , how long would be the recovery time?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Varies: Recover time will vary depending on many factors including age, general health of the patient, infection control, blood sugar control, the exact type of procedure, and post-operative and follow up care. Discuss it with your surgeon and get their opinion as to what they feel is a reasonable recovery time for you.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What is the recovery time for an aneurismal bone cyst?

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Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Hand Surgery 25 years experience
Depends: Recovery can depend on a number of things including the size of the cyst, how it was treated, and how much swelling and stiffness you have. Your surgeon should be able to give you a more accurate estimate.

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