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How long does it take for soft tissue in the foot to heal?

How long does it take for soft tissue in the foot to heal?

Too vague...: It depends on what tissue is injured, the extent of the injury and it you are weight-bearing, extent of activities, etc. See a podiatrist. ...Read more

Tissue (Definition)

The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more


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How long does it take for a soft tissue injury in the foot to heal?

How long does it take for a soft tissue injury in the foot to heal?

Depends: Depends on type of injury & where on the foot it is located. ...Read more

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How long does it take for soft tissue to heal from a dislocated toe?

How long does it take for soft tissue to heal from a dislocated toe?

Quite a while.: Despite toes being small, the soft tissues can take months to heal after a dislocation, particularly if it was the big toe. Two to four months is not unusual. ...Read more

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How long does it take soft tissue of the big toe to heal?

How long does it take soft tissue of the big toe to heal?

Would depend: On the soft tissue structure is, the injury, the circulatory status of the patient.... ...Read more

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How long does it take torn tendons in the foot to heal naturally without surgery?

How long does it take torn tendons in the foot to heal naturally without surgery?

One must keep: In mind "natural" is not necessarily better. If the proximal portion of the tendon retracted then the tendon may never function optimally again. Only allow a tendon to heal naturally, if under the guidance and or consulting of a treating physician. ...Read more

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How long does it take for my cracked foot to heal?

How long does it take for my cracked foot to heal?

Heel fissures: The severity of the fissure will determine the time it needs to heal. Less severe fissures could take as little as 1 week to heal. More severe fissures will need more time. Try soaking your feet every night then applying a moisturizing agent to the area. Cover with a moisture barrier. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a sprained foot to heal?

How long does it take for a sprained foot to heal?

Varies depending on: Depending on the severety of the sprain it might take 1-4 weeks. Some sprains may be worse than a fracture. ...Read more

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How long does it take a broken foot to heal?

How long does it take a broken foot to heal?

Variable....: It depends on a number of factors such as the location and character of the injury, how bad the associated soft tissue injury is, how well you can keep your foot elevated and your predisposition to swelling as well as others. ...Read more

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How long does it take a fractured foot to heal?

How long does it take a fractured foot to heal?

6 to 8 weeks: For normal non-displaced, stable fracture to heal in healthy individual if properly treated. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a foot sprain to heal?

How long does it take for a foot sprain to heal?

Depends on: How bad the sprain is. I would advise an ankle brace while walking until you feel no pain at the location of the sprain. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a fractured foot to heal?

How long does it take for a fractured foot to heal?

8 weeks: Need a bit more information. Which bone in the foot is fractured? Metatarsal fx's take about 8 weeks to heal on average. Some fractures in the foot may take a bit longer and a few are prone to delayed healing (Jones' fx, talus fx., etc.) best of luck! ...Read more

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How long does it take for a fracture foot to heal?

How long does it take for a fracture foot to heal?

On average 6-8 weeks: Bone healing usually takes 6-8 weeks depending on the type of fracture. Each person has a different healing potential depending on age and overall health. ...Read more

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How long will it take a fracture in the foot to heal?

Time to heal: It depends on the location of the break and other things such as medications you take, your diet, and smoking. In general, most break heel between 8-12 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the average broken foot to heal?

How long does it take for the average broken foot to heal?

It depends: It depends on which bone or bones are broken, how it is treated.

Average would be 6-8 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take to heal from a pinched nerve in your foot?

How long does it take to heal from a pinched nerve in your foot?

Pinched nerves: Peripheral nerves can regenerate once the compression has been relieved. The rate of recovery and the degree of recovery varies by the severity and duration of the compression. Nerves can continue to heal and recover 18 months after the impingement. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a foot tendon injury to heal?

How long does it take for a foot tendon injury to heal?

Variable: Many variables exist when it comes to healing: age, ability to rest & allow for recovery, severity of the tendon injury, treatments employed to promote healing. A peroneal brevis tendonitis that is treated early can "heal" in a few weeks. A tear of the peroneal longus may take 6-12 months. If I can be of help, then join my care team and virtual practice at
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How long does it take to heal synovitis of the foot after a cortisone injection?

How long does it take to heal synovitis of the foot after a cortisone injection?

1-5 days: Steriod injections for synovitis of the foot are used quite often. Certain steroid preparations are soluble and can work within 24 hours but their effect can be short lived. Depo forms (long acting /locally acting) can take up to 5-7 days to have their full effect since the steroid slowly dissolves or time. Wearing a brace or restricting activity of the foot can speed up the end result. ...Read more

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I sprained my foot not my ankle its been 3 weeks already and I still feel pain and its a little bit swollen too, how long does it take to heal?

I sprained my foot not my ankle its been 3 weeks already and I still feel pain and its a little bit swollen too, how long does it take to heal?

How do you: Know you didn't break or fracture a bone? I think an x-ray would be prudent. Also, at bare minimum the foot should be braced or immobilized. ...Read more

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How long does it take for whiplash to heal I did a front flip off a 10-15 foot cliff over rotated and belly flopped it really hurt my neck howlongheal?

How long does it take for whiplash to heal I did a front flip off a 10-15 foot cliff over rotated and belly flopped it really hurt my neck howlongheal?

See someone: Whiplash is usually from rear end car accidents, but you may have strained your neck. Healing can take several weeks or more. On the other hand, if the pain is not improving, see your primary doctor or a spinal specialist to check for a serious injury. Definitely see someone if you have numbness, weakness, trouble using your hand, arm, leg. ...Read more

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How long does it take for sciatica to heal? I have pains from my hip to the bottom of my foot, pulsing pains in calves, going on three months

How long does it take for sciatica to heal? I have pains from my hip to the bottom of my foot, pulsing pains in calves, going on three months

4-6 weeks: Initially the symptoms last 4-6 weeks and if your body heals like it supposed to then pain relief starts. However disc herniations which are the cause of majority of sciatica symptoms last for 6-9 months and therefore people can have pain during that time as well. If not better after 6 weeks see a spine specialist to evaluate this further. ...Read more

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I had neuroma removed & 3 toe tendon released it's been 9 weeks post op. My foot is still swollen can't wear shoes how long does it take to heal?

I had neuroma removed & 3 toe tendon released it's been 9 weeks post op. My foot is still swollen can't wear shoes how long does it take to heal?

3-6 months: It takes a long time for swelling to go away comletely because of weakness of the muscles in the foot. So as you stand or walk for long period the foot will swell. As the strength improves you will noticee less and less swelling as the time goes on. Do not worry ...Read more

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On average, how long will a sprained foot take to heal?

On average, how long will a sprained foot take to heal?

Ankle sprain: Severe ankle sprains could take 6 to 8 weeks for the pain to resolve. The best thing to do to treat the ankle sprain as quickly as possible is to rest, ice, compress, and elevate the ankle on a daily basis. You may want to also use an ankle brace to help stabilize the ankle to allow ligaments to heal. ...Read more

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How long does a damaged tendon take to heal in your foot?

6+weeks: It depends on the tendon and how its treated. Figure 6 weeks with good care, immobilization followed by light stretching and rom. If it is the achilles tendon that requires professional care and perhaps surgery if the tendon is completely torn. ...Read more