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I Fractured My Greater Tuberosity How Long Does It Take To Heal
8-12weeks: Some time they need surgery if it is separated. ...Read more
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
How long will greater tuberosity fracture from fall on shoulder and scapular thoracic dyskinesis take to, heal, im 28f healthy?
6-12 weeks: Bony healing of the greater tuberosity should take 6-12 weeks. Scapulothoracic dyskinesis may take longer: you will need to rebuild muscle, relearn proper body mechanics and correct muscle imbalances, restore proper posture, etc. Put in the effort and therapy now and it will pay off later. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It has been two months since I fractured my greater tuberosity in a fall. It wasn't displaced and it healed with just a sling. Now that it has gotten colder I am feeling achy at the site of the break. Is this normal? The condition comes and goes.
How can I get my broken bone, the tuberosity at the end of the 5th metatarsal in the foot, to heal quickly?
Speeding bone healin: Getting bones to heal quickly is difficult and the person who figures this out will win a nobel prize, in the meantime, maintaining alignment of the fracture segments is the single most important factor in healing properly and quickly. Some surgeons advocate the use of electrical bone stimulation. Growth factors are not routinely used for primary uncomplicated fractures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It has been 16 weeks since i broke my upper humerous- avulsion fracture of the greater tuberosity, I am still experiencing pain what's going on?
There is fracture of enterior part of greater tuberosity of humerus. It is near joint. Bit I am feeling severe pain in sacpulas.
The traveler: Sounds like referred pain is the culprit, nerves from the effected site send pain to other areas, rather common occurrence. I hope you feel better! ...Read more
There is fracture of enterior part of greater tuberosity of humerus. Doctor advised me to wear sling for 3 weeks. Can i put off sling while bath.
I have had surgery for a fracture of proximal humerus greater tuberosity with rotator cuff repairs two weeks ago . When will i get back use of my arm?
I have fracture of enterior part of greater tuberosity of humerus. Doctor advice me to wear sling. May i put off sling while sleeping or not?
Fractured humerus: While sleeping you can take your arm out of the sling, but rest your arm on a pillow while you are sleeping. ...Read more
The MRI read: greater tuberosity avulsion fracture involving the supraspinatus and infraspinatus distraction of fragments 1.4cm from normal insertion?
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