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Is it a good idea to get surgery to heal my broken left hand?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: YES if open/unstable

It depends on the stability of the fracture.
A splint or cast or specialized traction device may be all that is needed. Surgery is reserved for open or unstable fractures.

In brief: YES if open/unstable

It depends on the stability of the fracture.
A splint or cast or specialized traction device may be all that is needed. Surgery is reserved for open or unstable fractures.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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In brief: Cannot Answer

There are far too many specifics required to answer this question.
Discuss it with your hand surgeon.

In brief: Cannot Answer

There are far too many specifics required to answer this question.
Discuss it with your hand surgeon.
Dr. J. C. DiGiacomo
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