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A 54-year-old female asked:

I broke my hand and had to have pins put in during surgery. what is a reasonable recovery time? the pins came out a week ago and i am in pt.

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Hand Surgery 35 years experience
2-3 months: While of course it is hard to say exactly without knowing full details i typically say it is a 2-3 month process. Fro m surgery to being finished. However some things don't get better fully till a few months later than that.

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Last updated Dec 12, 2012

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