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How long should it take for a broken elbow to heal?

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Dr. Robert Greer
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In brief: Depends

Which bone?Your activity level?Cast or splint? Most fractures need 6-8 weeks to heal, some much more.
Please follow your ortho's advice.

In brief: Depends

Which bone?Your activity level?Cast or splint? Most fractures need 6-8 weeks to heal, some much more.
Please follow your ortho's advice.
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