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How do you treat a knee fracture?
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Dr. John Ayres
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: It depends.
This is too broad a question to be satisfactorily answered without getting more specifc details about the injury.
Many fractures can be treated nonoperatively, but others require surgery to maintain the postion or correct mal-alignment or mal-position of fracture fragments. If you have had x-rays confirming that a fracture is present, you should be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon.

In brief: It depends.
This is too broad a question to be satisfactorily answered without getting more specifc details about the injury.
Many fractures can be treated nonoperatively, but others require surgery to maintain the postion or correct mal-alignment or mal-position of fracture fragments. If you have had x-rays confirming that a fracture is present, you should be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. John Ayres
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: It depends
It depens (penicillamine) on the type and location of the fracture.
Some treatment options may include rest, ice, compression and elevation, bracing, pain medication, anti-inflammatory medication, physical therapy, and surgery. Have it evaluated and get the appropriate treatment.

In brief: It depends
It depens (penicillamine) on the type and location of the fracture.
Some treatment options may include rest, ice, compression and elevation, bracing, pain medication, anti-inflammatory medication, physical therapy, and surgery. Have it evaluated and get the appropriate treatment.
Dr. Payam Rafat
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