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Is it normal for a broken bone to ache while in a plaster orthopedic cast?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
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In brief: Sure it can

However, sometimes bony prominences if not well padded can hurt, similiarly, certain nerves can be compressed.
So, if the pain is persistant and doesn't go away don't be afraid to call your doc and just let them know what is going on.

In brief: Sure it can

However, sometimes bony prominences if not well padded can hurt, similiarly, certain nerves can be compressed.
So, if the pain is persistant and doesn't go away don't be afraid to call your doc and just let them know what is going on.
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