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Will stress fracture cause physeal injury?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Possiblyi

If the stress fracture involves the physis, then it can cause injury.
A fracture close to, but not in the physis, can also stimulate the bone to grow longer than the other side.

In brief: Possiblyi

If the stress fracture involves the physis, then it can cause injury.
A fracture close to, but not in the physis, can also stimulate the bone to grow longer than the other side.
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