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I broke my 5th metatarsal in my right foot. I'm currently in a walkin boot. Can i swim with this injury as a form i rehab?

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In brief: Yes

If you are at the point of walking in a walking boot i would assume there is radiographic evidence of healing.
Swimming is a good exercisr that does not put direct weight bearing force on the bone.

In brief: Yes

If you are at the point of walking in a walking boot i would assume there is radiographic evidence of healing.
Swimming is a good exercisr that does not put direct weight bearing force on the bone.
Thank

In brief: Yes

Swimming is great exercise, and as long as you do not put weight on the affected foot you should be fine.
Ps don't forget to remove the boot.

In brief: Yes

Swimming is great exercise, and as long as you do not put weight on the affected foot you should be fine.
Ps don't forget to remove the boot.
Thank
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