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I broke 5th metacarpal. How long will it take to heal?

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Dr. Annette Occhialini
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: 4 - 8 weeks

Depending on your age.
You may have stiffness and some pain for several months. Occasionally people need therapy to improve stiffness after a hand fracture.

In brief: 4 - 8 weeks

Depending on your age.
You may have stiffness and some pain for several months. Occasionally people need therapy to improve stiffness after a hand fracture.
Dr. Annette Occhialini
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery

In brief: No less than 3 weeks

May be longer depending on numerous factors.

In brief: No less than 3 weeks

May be longer depending on numerous factors.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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