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A 26-year-old male asked:

Bayonet apposition of complete fractured radius and ulna under arm cast as seen in xray both bones are in parallel position, would it heal?

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Dr. Kenneth Merriman
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Yes : As i told you before it would be best if this were treated operatively but yes it will most probably heal but with some loss of function/ length / motion ect also check vit d level as if it is low then healing will be negatively impacted.

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Last updated Jul 10, 2013

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