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How long it will take to remove hand fracture splint ?

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Dr. Matthew Enna
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: 4-6 weeks

The length of immobilization depends on several factors, including the type of fracture, as well how quickly the fracture is healing.
On average, fractures heal in six weeks, and hand fractures usually require 4-6 weeks of immobilization.

In brief: 4-6 weeks

The length of immobilization depends on several factors, including the type of fracture, as well how quickly the fracture is healing.
On average, fractures heal in six weeks, and hand fractures usually require 4-6 weeks of immobilization.
Dr. Matthew Enna
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Dr. Raymond Raven
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Seconds

A splint can usually be removed in seconds, unless there is a complication.

In brief: Seconds

A splint can usually be removed in seconds, unless there is a complication.
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