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How long will I have to wait untill I can dance again after foot fracture?

How long will I have to wait untill I can dance again after foot fracture?

Dancing: Could you dance before the foot injury ? Bone healing usually takes six to eight weeks. Provided the bone is aligned appropriately. See your podiatrist for eval and treatment rccs. ...Read more

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Dr. Sewa Legha
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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 for a foot fracture to heal totally?

How long for a foot fracture to heal totally?

Healing: It really depends on the severity of the fracture and which bone of the 28 in the foot is involved. ...Read more

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Would a foot fracture hinder my long term mobility?

Would a foot fracture hinder my long term mobility?

It is possible.: If it is not appropriately treated, you may develop long term disabling arthritic pain. ...Read more

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How long can swelling and aching last after a foot fracture?

How long can swelling and aching last after a foot fracture?

Can last a long time: Pain may last months to years depending on the type and severity of fracture and on the treatment. ...Read more

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What are signs of foot fracture?

What are signs of foot fracture?

Many possibilities: Pain, swelling, bruising, limitation of motion, and angulation deformities are signs of a possible fractured foot. Get an x-ray taken. ...Read more

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How is a foot fracture typically treated?

How is a foot fracture typically treated?

It depends: Fractures usually need to be first immobilized with a splint, cast, or rigid walking boot depending on the location and type of the injury. If a closed reduction fails, displaced fractures usually require surgical management. Have you physician determine which course of treatment is best for you. ...Read more

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How is a foot fracture typically diagnosed?

Xray: No way to tell for sure it's fractured without an xray. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Will a second foot fracture heal more slowly?

Not necessarily: A fracture should heal in about the same time frame if it is the same type of fracture. There are a couple of factors that may delay healing. If the fracture is displaced or if there is much motion at the fracture line. This will greatly delay healing. Poor blood flow and other disease processes may slow the healing process as well. ...Read more

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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


Dr. Payam Rafat
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Broken Foot (Definition)

It is when there is injury to the bone that penetrates the cortex (outer ...Read more