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Foot cut through to bone, and bone broken. How serious can this be?
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In brief: Extremely
This is an open fracture and can lead to severe infection of skin and bone.
It needs to be treated immediately.

In brief: Extremely
This is an open fracture and can lead to severe infection of skin and bone.
It needs to be treated immediately.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Infection Precaution
This type of injury requires tetanus immunization.
May require debridement/cleaning out of wound and close follow-up care for posssible antibiotic regiment to help prevent bone infection, osteomyelitis.

In brief: Infection Precaution
This type of injury requires tetanus immunization.
May require debridement/cleaning out of wound and close follow-up care for posssible antibiotic regiment to help prevent bone infection, osteomyelitis.
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
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