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Doctor insights on: How Can You Heal A Fractured Toe

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Fracture (Definition)

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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How to heal a fractured toe quicker?

You can't: Time heals all wounds. About six weeks give or take two weeks in either direction. If your a smoker i'd stop. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to heal a fractured toe quicker?

Can you tell me how to heal a fractured toe quicker?

It takes bone : Approx 6 weeks to heal. Could take 8 could take 4. Having said that...If you smoke, stop, if you have low vit d make it normal. You really can't speed it up, however, you can slow it down. ...Read more

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What is the best way to quickly heal a fractured toe?

What is the best way to quickly heal a fractured toe?

Takes time: A fractured bone takes 6-8 weeks to heal. You can make sure it heals properly by splinting the broken toe to the next one. You should also get an x-ray of your foot to make sure the fracture is in good position. ...Read more

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How long does a fractured toe take to heal?

6 wks: Just as any other fracture, the main phases of bone healing occur in 6 wks. People tend to take toe fractures for granted, but they heal just like any other bone. Bones even continue to heal and remodel up to a year. ...Read more

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How long does it take a fractured toe 2 heal?

How long does it take a fractured toe 2 heal?

Varies: In most cases it takes 6 weeks for a bone to heal. If there is any type of illness or if there is continued toe motion it may take longer. ...Read more

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How long can it take for a fractured toe to heal?

How long can it take for a fractured toe to heal?

Patient dependent: In a perfect world, bones typically take 6-8 weeks to heal. However, improper immobilization, activity on the foot, complications in swelling and/or systemic medical conditions can cause delays in the healing process. Some disease that are known to delay bone healing include diabetes and osteoporosis. ...Read more

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Toes (Definition)

Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more