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Do you think my ankle fracture will heal in 3 weeks?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Likely not

Bone healing takes 6-8 weeks.

In brief: Likely not

Bone healing takes 6-8 weeks.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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2 doctors agree

In brief: May take longer

Depending on what was fractured could take months.

In brief: May take longer

Depending on what was fractured could take months.
Dr. Steven Frydman
Dr. Steven Frydman
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Ankle fracture

Bone healing takes 4-6 weeks and we monitor this with serial xrays and clinical exam. Depending on the length of time you've already been treated (or not) this could vary.
Talk to your doctor for a better estimate.

In brief: Ankle fracture

Bone healing takes 4-6 weeks and we monitor this with serial xrays and clinical exam. Depending on the length of time you've already been treated (or not) this could vary.
Talk to your doctor for a better estimate.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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