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How long will it take if you have a broken thumb?

How long will it take if you have a broken thumb?

Approx 6 weeks: Fractures, if properly immobilized, generally heal in approximately 6 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a broken hip to heal so you can walk?

How long does it take for a broken hip to heal so you can walk?

3 months: Ambulation is started immediately post op with limited weight bearing initially at first. Hopefully by 3 months walking is fairly good although an assistive device may still be needed. ...Read more

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If I have a hairline fracture in my thumb. How long will it take to recover?

If I have a hairline fracture in my thumb. How long will it take to recover?

3-6 weeks: A hairline fracture is a non- displaced injury of the bone and should heal completely within 3-6 weeks. The thumb will likely need to be immobilized in a splint. ...Read more

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How long should it take a broken hand to heal?

How long should it take a broken hand to heal?

It depends.: Most fractures take between 6 to 8 weeks to heal. They may be healed enough to allow for movement much sooner, however, and may continue to remodel for months after healing has occurred. Other factors may include the type of fracture, the form of treatment chosen, and patient factors such as age. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a broken thumb to heal?

How long will it take for a broken thumb to heal?

6 weeks: But will take several more weeks for range of motion to improve after the fracture heals. ...Read more

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If a person has HIV how long Will it take to get notice it or how long Will it take to start seen symptoms?

If a person has HIV how long Will it take to get notice it or how long Will it take to start seen symptoms?

Misinformed?: One can live for years without symptoms of an HIV infection. But twelve weeks after an exposure open can be satisfied with their test result. HIV does not hide. ...Read more

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How long should it take for a broken toe to heal?

How long should it take for a broken toe to heal?

6-8 weeks: 6-8 weeks. Avoid propulsion. You can wear a surgical shoe or buddy splint the toe. ...Read more

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How long will it take a broken finger to heal?

How long will it take a broken finger to heal?

Depends: Time to heal will depend on a few factors - such as presence of dislocation or not, presence of joint involvement or not. An uncomplicated finger fracture will take 3-5 weeks to heal. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a broken finger to heal?

It depend what kind : Fracture you have it take from 6-12 weeks. ...Read more

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How long would it take to get a broken nose fixed?

How long would it take to get a broken nose fixed?

Broken nose: "setting" a broken nose can often be done in the clinic, but sometimes the or. This procedure takes about 30 min. A more formal rhinoplasty may take several hours and is done in the or. ...Read more

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How long will it take a broken hand to heal?

How long will it take a broken hand to heal?

6 wks w/ proper care: Most fractures take approximately 6 weeks to heal assuming proper care. Hand fractures can lead to deformity and pain; be sure to get it properly evaluated and treated. See your doctor (family doctor, internist or orthopedic surgeon) for best results. ...Read more

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How long should it take for a broken elbow to heal?

How long should it take for a broken elbow to heal?

Depends: Which bone?Your activity level?Cast or splint? Most fractures need 6-8 weeks to heal, some much more.Please follow your ortho's advice. ...Read more

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If you have a tooth infection how long will it take to spread?

If you have a tooth infection how long will it take to spread?

As we speak: The longer you wait, the greater the risk. Mild chronic infections have a nasty way of becoming severe acute infections at the most inopportune time. The longer you wait, the more tooth damage, the more complex (expensive) the "fix." You need to be on antibiotics to limit stead of infection until Dentist can treat (eliminate) the cause of infection. Please call Dentist NOW. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a broken femur to heal and how soon can I have sex?

How long will it take for a broken femur to heal and how soon can I have sex?

3-4 months: Really depends on fracture pattern and where the fracture is. Fractures about the hip heal in 3 months. Shaft fracture depend on the pattern. Open or closed injury? Open generally takes longer to heal. Many pieces increase fracture healing time. Do you smoke? Add more time to healing and possibly face a nonunion. How well was it put back together? Perfect=less healing time. Avg time 20 -30 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take a broken foot to stop hurting once I have a cast on?

How long does it take a broken foot to stop hurting once I have a cast on?

It depends: It depends on the severity of the injury. Try to rest and elevate the foot and leg to keep the welling to a minimum. Reduce the swelling and you will minimize the pain. ...Read more

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