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I have an oblique, intraepiphyseal, nondisplaced fracture in my thumb, when will I be able to play baseball again?

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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery

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Could you play before?

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Could you play before?
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Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: 6 weeks

These injuries in young patients are called salter harris injuries and usually heal within 6 weeks.
Patients may still have pain and some stiffness for longer with sports activities. Using it sooner will increase the risk of completion of the fracture.

In brief: 6 weeks

These injuries in young patients are called salter harris injuries and usually heal within 6 weeks.
Patients may still have pain and some stiffness for longer with sports activities. Using it sooner will increase the risk of completion of the fracture.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
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