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How long should my son avoid pe at school after having a broken nose?

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Dr. David Sherris
Facial Plastic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: 2 weeks

2 weeks for exercise and 6 weeks for sports he could get hit in the nose.

In brief: 2 weeks

2 weeks for exercise and 6 weeks for sports he could get hit in the nose.
Dr. David Sherris
Dr. David Sherris
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Dr. Gregory Bussell
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: 2-3 weeks

The bones start to heal quickly in children and in 2-3 weeks it would take a pretty good hit to move them. Younger children heal more quickly.

In brief: 2-3 weeks

The bones start to heal quickly in children and in 2-3 weeks it would take a pretty good hit to move them. Younger children heal more quickly.
Dr. Gregory Bussell
Dr. Gregory Bussell
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