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Depends: It will depend on how it is treated. If immobilized 3-5 weeks. ...Read more
My daughter has a vertical tear in her calcaneofibular ligament. I am curious about rehabilitation time.
CF ligament: Likely 8-12 weeks of rehab.Get a more detailed answer ›
Navicular fracture 7.10.13. Subsequent calcaneofibular ligament reconstruction 28.2.14. Still pain + swelling, unable to stand on 1 foot or up on toes?
Your Orthopedic Sur.: Please go back to your orthopedic surgeon. there may be a nerve entrapped, or exuberant bone regrowth. In other words he may have more work to do. If you don't get anywhere, then I might suggest a second opinion with a Sports Medicine Specialist orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
Avulsion fracture of cuboid left foot. Sprain of calcaneofibular ligament
in tibial walker boot, triathlete. Time to return to training??
It takes about 6-8: weeks for bone to heal. If your a triathlete then I would not recommend you returning until this time elapses to ensure complete healing. Obviously you need to work closely to the doc you are seeing who will evaluate you clinically and radiographically. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sx needed? Mri states talofibular lig torn with no normal visual fibers seen and calcaneofibular lig thickening. Feels unstable and cannot wb.
Ankle Instablity: Ankle instablity can be caused by a disruption of one of the ligaments in the ankle. If you have ruptured your talo fibular ligament and have been treated conservativly and have not improved then surgery probably is indicated. I would discuss your conerns and questions with your surgeon before proceding with any surgical management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What ligament injury: Not all ligament injuries are the same. Some ligament injuries require simple rest and supportive care. Others require bracing. Some ligament tears require surgery. Almost all ligament injuries benefit fom some level of therapy after adequate stability & healing is present. When ou are examined by our physician be sure to discuss the prognosis and treatment plan for your specific ligament injury. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Knee ligament injury: The knee has many ligaments & healing time varies depending on which ligament & how many are injured, as well as on injury grade. With appropriate rehabilitative treatment, high grade lilamentous injuries can take 6-8 weeks or more to heal. If instability or acl tear, nonoperative management may not lead to complete healing, in which case operative management should be considered sooner than later. ...Read more
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