1 doctor weighed in:

I have a fractured 5th metacarpal and had pins put in it. Can it slip while in a cast?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction

In brief: Possibly

You need to follow the instructions from your surgeon.
The cast does not provide complete stability.

In brief: Possibly

You need to follow the instructions from your surgeon.
The cast does not provide complete stability.
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified,
24 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors