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How long does a skull fracture take to heal in a baby?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: 8-12 weeks
Each child is different.
Some kids recover fast and some take a little more time. They should do an x-ray a few days down the road to make sure she is healing properly. I'm hoping they did a cat scan when it happened to make sure she didn't have any bleeding in her brain which is somewhat common after a skull fracture.Good luck.

In brief: 8-12 weeks
Each child is different.
Some kids recover fast and some take a little more time. They should do an x-ray a few days down the road to make sure she is healing properly. I'm hoping they did a cat scan when it happened to make sure she didn't have any bleeding in her brain which is somewhat common after a skull fracture.Good luck.
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