A member asked:

Hi i injured my leg saturday night. urgent care said i have a proximal fibula fracture. its swollen around the calf area, no swelling in the knee. ?

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Dr. Mak Yousefpour answered

Specializes in DM Care, Wound Care, Surgeries

with an orthopedic doctor. Depending on the degree of fracture and displacement of the bone, the treatment options will differ. At least you will need a cast to off load the area. This will take between 4-6 weeks to heal.

Answered May 3, 2015



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