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How long will it take for a broken femur to recover and be running again?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
3 doctors agree

In brief: 3-6 months

The bone usually becomes solid around 6 weeks after injury, but for enough healing to occur to resume impact sports, can take quite some time.

In brief: 3-6 months

The bone usually becomes solid around 6 weeks after injury, but for enough healing to occur to resume impact sports, can take quite some time.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. Tapan Joshi
Pain Management

In brief: Depends

Depending upon the type of fracture and intervention and age of the pt but generally about 6 months.

In brief: Depends

Depending upon the type of fracture and intervention and age of the pt but generally about 6 months.
Dr. Tapan Joshi
Dr. Tapan Joshi
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