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How long does it take to heal from a pelvis fracture.?

How long does it take to heal from a pelvis fracture.?

8-12 weks: It depend on the fracture and how sever it is. And the methods of treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
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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 long does it take to heal from a hip fracture?

How long does it take to heal from a hip fracture?

6 weeks: In general hip fractures take six weeks to heal but it depends on the other clinical comorbidities and other medical problems. ...Read more

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How long does it take a 4 place fracture of the pelvis to completely heal?

How long does it take a 4 place fracture of the pelvis to completely heal?

Up to 6 month: Fractures of the pelvis bone healed usually very well, that also depend of the fracture dispaced or not, have surgery or not, the sever or not? ...Read more

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How long will it take a diabetic to recover from a fractured pelvis?

How long will it take a diabetic to recover from a fractured pelvis?

If your glucose: Is well-controlled, you should heal the same as anyone else. It will depend upon the type and severity of the fracture, and what had to be done to repair it. Best check w/your surgeon. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for a fractured pelvis to heal and pinched nerves on my back?

How long is it supposed to it take for a fractured pelvis to heal and pinched nerves on my back?

6-8 weeks: It depend on many factors but the fracture pelvis take about 6- 8 weeks to heal.
As far as pinched nerve also it depend on the reason some pinched nerves need surgery and other need a lot of therapy and treatment. ...Read more

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How long does it take to heal a soft pelvic fracture?

How long does it take to heal a soft pelvic fracture?

6-12 weeks: I am assuming you mean a small crack to the pelvic bones.

Nondisplaced, or minimally displaced pelvic fractures usually heal within 6-12 weeks.

During that time, you should refrain from heavy lifting and stair climbing. But low impact exercises such as walking, or swimming should be encouraged as tolerated. ...Read more

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

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

Fracture: Most bones with good blood supply that are capable of healing will mend within 6-8 weeks. Not all fractures heal easily though, which is influenced by location, displacement, age, health/nutritional status, smoking, etc. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a femur/hip fracture to heal?

How long does it take for a femur/hip fracture to heal?

Fracture: Most bones with good blood supply that are capable of healing will mend within 6-8 weeks. Not all fractures heal easily though, which is influenced by location, displacement, age, health/nutritional status, smoking, etc. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a bone graft from hip to pars fractures to heal completely. It's been 4 months and showing minimal bony union.

Pars fracture: Pars problems take varying amounts of time to heal. Some depend on causation. Acute fractures in younger patients tend to heal more quickly than those which have been a result of long time progressing in older people.Nutrition, smoking, osteopenia also ply a role. ...Read more

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How long does a fractured hip take to heal?

How long does a fractured hip take to heal?

Depends: Really depends on fracture location, in regard to the hip anatomy. The manner of fixation and/or repair is determined by this fracture location, which then completely determines the expected recovery. Repair can include pinning, plate fixation, rodding, and/or replacing. Healing and/or recovery can be any where from 6 weeks to 4 months. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a hip hairline fracture to heal?

6weeks: Nonweight bearing these are usually fix necause chance of displacement with wiegjt bearing displacement carries the risk of avascular necrosis disaster in young people. ...Read more

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Bf said that he has "fractured" his penis before. I was just wondering how long that will take to heal?

Bf said that he has "fractured" his penis before. I was just wondering how long that will take to heal?

No bones about it: Since there are no bones in the penis (at least in humans) I'm not sure what he "fractured". Gives new meaning to the phrase, "i have a bone to pick with you". ...Read more

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How long will it take for a hip avulsion fracture and a hip strain to heal?

How long will it take for a hip avulsion fracture and a hip strain to heal?

Depends: It will depend on your general health, any chronic diseases, medications you are on, age, how much rest you can give the hip, the therapy you get or receive, and your state of general nutrition. Most thing like this, if treateed properly wlll heal in 4-6 weeks. It could be shorter or could be longer. See a reputable orthopedist, sports medicine doctor or physiatrist (rehab doctor) and get evalu. ...Read more

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How long should it take for a hip avulsion fracture and a hip strain to heal?

How long should it take for a hip avulsion fracture and a hip strain to heal?

Depends: The avulsion fracture may or may not heal with bone, depending on how displaced it is. It may heal with scar tissue, which is ok too. The combination of these injuries usually takes around 4-8 weeks to heal, depending on the severity. The pain will improve before this, however. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a moderately lg pelvic hematoma to go away by itself. Result of pelvic fractures.

Weeks: Hematomas can take weeks and even months to completely resolve, especially if they are sizable. I suspect the pain that you have (from the fractures and the hematoma) will likely resolve within about 6 - 8 weeks, probably long before the hematoma actually resolves. ...Read more

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I have 4 pelvic fractures and it's been over 11 weeks and the bones are still not healed. No surgery. How long should it take?

I have 4 pelvic fractures and it's been over 11 weeks and the bones are still not healed. No surgery. How long should it take?

Multiple frx: Sorry to hear. Multiple fractures can take longer to heal than simple fractures. It also depends on age, past medical history and nutrition status. Generally a single fracture can take 3 months to a year to fully recover, this includes therapy and swelling time. However, from your age and fracture status, you may take longer than a simple fracture recovery. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to exercise after a pelvic fracture?

Please tell me how long it takes for to exercise after a pelvic fracture?

1 year: Having operated on many professional athletes and the current world champion barrel racer, they all tell me that they are still improving up to 1 year out. ...Read more

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I am suffering from open book pelvic fracture with 2 mm displacement between the pelvic bones. How long would it take for recovery.

I am suffering from open book pelvic fracture with 2 mm displacement between the pelvic bones. How long would it take for recovery.

2-3 months: It generally takes 2-3 months to recover. Of course the first 2 weeks are the worst then it slowly starts to improve and gets better. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Broken Bone (Definition)

Is it broken or fractured is a question I am often asked. The answer is basically that a broken or fractured bone is the same thing. A fracture means a break in the cortex or the strong layer of outer bone cells. In an adult the average time for that to heal varies greatly but is often considered to ...Read more