A 51-year-old male asked:
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Confused with gp's?Foot op - due to broken bone, then wore a cast, but after diagnosed with clot in sural vein. Do i wear a cast or compression hose?

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Dr. Vic Kalman
34 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: If the broken bone is healed then a compression hose would be of great benefit. When you are not on your feet, elevate your legs. Discuss your activity level with your doctor.
Answered on May 8, 2019
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