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Does anyone know about hip injuries recovery time in elders?
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Dr. James Chen
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In brief: Depends on severity
It depends on the severity of the injury and the type.
Fractures or broken bones take 8 to 12 weeks to heal in a healthy person. In someone elderly it may take longer. Soft tissue injuries or muscle pulls about the hip can also will take several months.

In brief: Depends on severity
It depends on the severity of the injury and the type.
Fractures or broken bones take 8 to 12 weeks to heal in a healthy person. In someone elderly it may take longer. Soft tissue injuries or muscle pulls about the hip can also will take several months.
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