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Do Broken Bones In The Leg Grow Back Stronger After They Are Break
Not usually: A leg bone fracture will appear on x-ray to have more calcium in the healing area (for a while), but a bone's strength depends on the microscopic structure inside the bone, not just the amount of calcium. In a growing child, a well-healed bone can be stronger 6 months after the break, than before the break, because the child is now older so all his bones should be stronger than 6 months earlier. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
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Had a hard hit to my knee four days ago. Had pain on the side/outside of my knee, there's brusing there. Gp did xrays which showed no broken bones, but I keep getting shooting pain through my knee, my whole lower leg keeps going tight and I keep gett?
Might be: tear of meniscus or strain of ligament. If it is just a contusion, it should improve in about 10-14 days. If symptoms persist for more than 2 weeks, you should go back to your doctor for more tests. ...Read more
I have fracture on my right leg and my consultant has applied illixarov on my leg so I bought purblack resin can it make my regenerated bone strong?
External Fixation: IIlizarov was the inventor of external fixation for fractures and certain surgeries. As long as the fixator was applied properly and the bones are in the correct anatomic alignment, and as long as you are a healthy individual without a lot of comorbidities (other medical problems that would affect healing), your bones will be perfectly strong when you heal. Healing should take 6-8 weeks ...Read more
Is bruises and wounds and wounds on leg means leg bone fracture or break? What symptoms should a broken or fractured leg bone be?
Question about bone fracture. If you break your leg, will it end up longer than the other leg, due to growth during healing?
I have pars fracture. When raising left leg it pops on right side. Could it be the bones popping back and forth?
Pars fracture pops on right side when raising left leg after resting for a long time. Never does it back to back. Would that be bone or muscle or what?
Sound from lumbar: I think the popping is related to the instability of the lumbar level. ...Read more
Had light leg tibial bone fracture on lefside in Lift crash accident 2 year back, ACL ligament is lax leading to mal aligned knee,my age(34), suggest?
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
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