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i have leg fracture how many weeks i should be able to walk.

How much time it takes to walk if i have a leg facture i am chandrashekhar singh,age 30,male.I have met with an accident 2.5 months back .I was injured with hand facture and leg facture.In leg tibia and fibula bone is broken.I have a undergone a surgery in which rod is put in the leg. Please let me know after how many weeks i should be able to walk.
Asked On : Wed, 2 Feb 2011
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If the fracture is two piece fracture , you should be able to walk with the help of walker, the next day itself, but if it is multi-piece fracture , it all depend upon how well fixation was done.
Anyway get your latest X-ray done & send me to & I can then exactly tell you whether you can walk now or not
take care
Answered: Wed, 2 Feb 2011
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