A 19-year-old female asked:
Can i begin running track again after 5-6 weeks of my stress fracture femur?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not until cleared: You need to be cleared by your doctor for return to activity after a fracture, even stress fractures.
1.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 39-year-old member asked:
Should a stress fracture still be swollen after 6 weeks?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Potentially: There are a number of reasons a stress fracture might still be swollen after six weeks. It could be slowly but steadily healing, or it could be developing into a delayed or non union. Consider being checked. Thankyou for the question.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 4, 2016
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