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A child that has had a broken forearm, had a rod inserted and later removed? Is the arm as good as new?

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Dr. Robert Coats II
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: If not it will be

It's good to be a kid, they heal almost anything.
Bone is a very simple organ, all it does is make more bone. Typically it takes about 6 weeks for a fracture to heal. Then another 3-4 weeks for the new bone to.

In brief: If not it will be

It's good to be a kid, they heal almost anything.
Bone is a very simple organ, all it does is make more bone. Typically it takes about 6 weeks for a fracture to heal. Then another 3-4 weeks for the new bone to.
Dr. Robert Coats II
Dr. Robert Coats II
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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: It can be

Depends on the injury and how long it has been since the rod was removed.

In brief: It can be

Depends on the injury and how long it has been since the rod was removed.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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