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How long will a broken foot stay bruised?
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Dr. Adam Ringler
Podiatry
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In brief: Bruised Foot
Bruising is blood that has leaked into the skin.
Slowly the body will 'absorb' this and it will change colors from purple, to green to yellow. It may take up to 4 weeks for this to go away or more. Warm compresses can sometimes help this process speed up a bit.

In brief: Bruised Foot
Bruising is blood that has leaked into the skin.
Slowly the body will 'absorb' this and it will change colors from purple, to green to yellow. It may take up to 4 weeks for this to go away or more. Warm compresses can sometimes help this process speed up a bit.
Dr. Adam Ringler
Dr. Adam Ringler
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: 1-3 weeks
Bruising depends on several factors.
Follow your doctors directions for best results. Dr l.

In brief: 1-3 weeks
Bruising depends on several factors.
Follow your doctors directions for best results. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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Dr. Matthew Enna
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Weeks
A broken foot can stay bruised for 4-6 weeks after a fracture, on average.
Sometimes the bruising goes away more quickly, sometimes it takes even longer.

In brief: Weeks
A broken foot can stay bruised for 4-6 weeks after a fracture, on average.
Sometimes the bruising goes away more quickly, sometimes it takes even longer.
Dr. Matthew Enna
Dr. Matthew Enna
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