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How long will you wear a cast for a fractured knee?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: 6-12 weeks

Dending on the type of fracture.

In brief: 6-12 weeks

Dending on the type of fracture.
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Dr. Frank Holmes
Sports Medicine

In brief: Depends

Length of casting depends on many factors with the number one factor being the rate of healing of the fracture.
Casting is often utilized until the fracture demonstrates stability and significant healing. This most typically ranges from 4 to 8 weeks.

In brief: Depends

Length of casting depends on many factors with the number one factor being the rate of healing of the fracture.
Casting is often utilized until the fracture demonstrates stability and significant healing. This most typically ranges from 4 to 8 weeks.
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