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How long does it take to cut off an orthopedic cast on?
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Dr. Keith Baldwin
Orthopedic Surgery - Pediatric
1 doctor agrees
In brief: A couple minutes
Cast saws can cut a cast off in a couple minutes.
They shouldn't cut the skin, but they can get very hot. Notify the cast tech if it feels like it is burning.

In brief: A couple minutes
Cast saws can cut a cast off in a couple minutes.
They shouldn't cut the skin, but they can get very hot. Notify the cast tech if it feels like it is burning.
Dr. Keith Baldwin
Dr. Keith Baldwin
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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Minutes.
They are easy to remove.
Cast saws vibrate only and are quie effective.

In brief: Minutes.
They are easy to remove.
Cast saws vibrate only and are quie effective.
Dr. Nolan Segal
Dr. Nolan Segal
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