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When can I start running after a severe broken fibula and tibia?
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Many factors
The location and severity of the injury are important.
The healing of the bone is necessary, and you need to have the motion and strength in the leg before considering running.

In brief: Many factors
The location and severity of the injury are important.
The healing of the bone is necessary, and you need to have the motion and strength in the leg before considering running.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
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Dr. Paul Diamond
Family Medicine
In brief: Defer
That's up to your orthopedist and physical therapist.

In brief: Defer
That's up to your orthopedist and physical therapist.
Dr. Paul Diamond
Dr. Paul Diamond
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