A 18-year-old female asked:
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how long does it take for a fractured foot to heal?

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Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
8 weeks: Need a bit more information.Which bone in the foot is fractured? Metatarsal fx's take about 8 weeks to heal on average. Some fractures in the foot may take a bit longer and a few are prone to delayed healing( Jones' fx, talus fx ., etc.) best of luck!
Answered on Oct 5, 2018
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