A 35-year-old member asked:
How long does a compression fracture take to heal? can radiation help?
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Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Neurosurgery 28 years experience
3 months: The average time needed for a vertebral compression fracture to heal is 3 months. Radiation does not help.
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Last updated Jul 15, 2019
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