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How long willit take a fractured back to heal?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: About 12 weeks on

Average assuming a compression fracture.
This is variable depending on the type of fracture, age of the patient and underlying medical conditions and health. It is also dependent on whether surgery was done or not.

In brief: About 12 weeks on

Average assuming a compression fracture.
This is variable depending on the type of fracture, age of the patient and underlying medical conditions and health. It is also dependent on whether surgery was done or not.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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