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Why do I get sharp pains and burning sensation on my fractured fibula ?

i fractured my fibula last week in 2 places but not through fx s I am having pain that feels like burning and exterme sharp pains sometimes and i would like to knoq taht means?
Asked On : Wed, 8 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Anil,
Thanks for query,
Any fracture weather crack or complete give sharp pain.
You might have plaster given,of course fibula is not weight bearing bone even though you have to go for plaster.
ok and bye.
Answered: Wed, 8 Jun 2011
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Aashish Raghu's  Response
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I would like to see the X-ray please. The Orthopaedician would have applied a cast in most situations. If it hurts, you may use limited weight bearing on that leg. The pain is due to the damaged bones on applying pressure. Take the pain killers as the Doctor has advised and the fracture should heal. Don't worry.
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