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What's a typical healing time for a lower back vertebrae compression fracture?

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Dr. Reza Karimi
Neurosurgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: 6-8 weeks

In general, the vertebral bodies should show significant healing in 6-8 weeks.

In brief: 6-8 weeks

In general, the vertebral bodies should show significant healing in 6-8 weeks.
Dr. Reza Karimi
Dr. Reza Karimi
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Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: 6-8wks

Often 6-8 wks is quoted but many factors are involved in bone healing.
Talk to yourphysician.

In brief: 6-8wks

Often 6-8 wks is quoted but many factors are involved in bone healing.
Talk to yourphysician.
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
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