Mobility concerns post treatment of fractured femur - Online Doctor Chats
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Doctor : how can we help you
User : hello, i am in need of advice
Doctor : k.. we are here for that
User : i was recently in a motorcycle accident....and i broke my tibia, fibula, feemur, humerus.....how i have had follow up appointments and they have said that the tib & fib, humerus is healing nicely....but my feemur isnt...
Doctor : k.. what site of femur got fractured?..neck of femur?
User : they have said i am non weight baring for 6 - 12 moths, and even then i may never walk again...i just need some advice on how to help it heal quicker and im jus scared that i may never walk again
User : 4cm, above the knee
User : right leg
Doctor : k..so they must have done internal fixation for that one..
User : yes, its all been metal rodded and screwed
Doctor : dont worry..once the fracture gets healed, you vll be rehabilitated..
Doctor : u can achieve strength to waik..
Doctor : how old ur?
Doctor : n wt u do?
User : the only problem is....there is a 6cm chip in the feemur bone preventing it from healng.... im 19 years old (which is why im scared) mechanic
Doctor : k lets wait for the outcome..
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