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How long would it take for a hairline fracture in the malleolus to heal? And would it be possible for me to play basketball in 2 weeks?

At least 6 weeks. Fractures typically take at least 6 weeks to heal. I personally would keep you out of basketball for 10 - 12 weeks, depending on x-ray findings. Read more...

How long does it take for a hairline fracture in the shin to stop hurting because I was playing football got hit in the shin and couldnt walk and I iced it and it didn't help at all but when I got to my house I iced it again and took perscription pain re

How about 6-8 weeks. If you have any fracture in your tibia, you really have to assume that it will take at least 6-8 weeks to heal time factors include your age, activity, overall health and any possible medical problems. Read more...
Shin fracture . Painful shins can be the result of a stress fracture from multiple small contusions that did not heal. Ice the leg and take an anti-inflammatory medication. Make sure you take x-rays and follow up with some immobilization or strapping of the leg. See a specialist asap. Read more...