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Is it normal to have pain after cast removal for wrist fracture?
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Dr. David Tuckman
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
It is normal for a wrist to be very stiff and sore when the cast comes off.
It can sometimes last for 3-6 months but does typically resolve. Occupational therapy can help with the stiffness.

In brief: Yes
It is normal for a wrist to be very stiff and sore when the cast comes off.
It can sometimes last for 3-6 months but does typically resolve. Occupational therapy can help with the stiffness.
Dr. David Tuckman
Dr. David Tuckman
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Dr. Mehul Desai
Pain Management
In brief: No
Although there be some discomfort and atrophy secondary to disuse severe pain is not expected.
This may be a resulting from nerve pain. Talk to your doctor.

In brief: No
Although there be some discomfort and atrophy secondary to disuse severe pain is not expected.
This may be a resulting from nerve pain. Talk to your doctor.
Dr. Mehul Desai
Dr. Mehul Desai
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