2 doctors weighed in:
What happened to your arm when you have a humerus fracture?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Hopefully heals
The fracture has a high rate of healing.
Many humerus fractures can heal in a brace. Some require surgery - plating or having a rod placed. Ideally, the fracture will heal and you will have a complete recovery.

In brief: Hopefully heals
The fracture has a high rate of healing.
Many humerus fractures can heal in a brace. Some require surgery - plating or having a rod placed. Ideally, the fracture will heal and you will have a complete recovery.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
26 years in practice
490K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors