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risk of breaking same bone twice?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on where: One can break the same bone twice, but the likelihood of having the break occur in the same exact location is low since the healed fracture is often times stronger than the original bone.
Answered on Mar 23, 2019
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It possible: If you healed that bone good, it is possible if you expose it to the same trauma it will break. Good luck . Thanks.
Answered on Apr 9, 2017

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