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Hi there, I fractured my lateral malleolus a little more than 5 weeks ago and although minimally displaced I did not require surgery and was put in an ankle boot. I went to see the doctor for an x-ray after 4 and a half weeks and it said it was starting t

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In brief: HEALING

If it's healing, it will probably continue on that course.

In brief: HEALING

If it's healing, it will probably continue on that course.
Dr. Darrell Latva
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Dr. Edward Hellman
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In brief: 8 weeks

Most fibula fractures take about 8 weeks to heal, so you are well on your way.

In brief: 8 weeks

Most fibula fractures take about 8 weeks to heal, so you are well on your way.
Dr. Edward Hellman
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