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Why would the doctor remove my cast after 6 weeks without an xray first to see if the ankle fracture had healed? Had ORIF surgery to repair weber C

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Dr. Steven Brown
Surgery - Hand Surgery
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In brief: Hardware

Hardware is present to stabilize the fracture, better support and stabilization than the cast, he will check xray at 4 months to assess fracture healing

In brief: Hardware

Hardware is present to stabilize the fracture, better support and stabilization than the cast, he will check xray at 4 months to assess fracture healing
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