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If a 15yo boy breaks a bone and doctor becomes very concerned the fracture is in the area of epiphyseal plate what are options?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics

In brief: Same as Other Fractu

As with all fractures, it depends upon the problem. Even with involvement of the growth plate, immobilzation for some, surgical repair for others.
The orthopedist knows what is best for the specific situation.

In brief: Same as Other Fractu

As with all fractures, it depends upon the problem. Even with involvement of the growth plate, immobilzation for some, surgical repair for others.
The orthopedist knows what is best for the specific situation.
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