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I fractured my fibula

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Suggest treatment for fractured fibula

My daughter, 28 years, 3 months, just broke her fibula , just above the ankle, with the fracture showing 3 lines and a bit of floating fragment on the X-rays. She was dancing with her partner ...
 

Got hairline fracture in head of fibula. Treatment?

Hi I got hairline fracture in head of fibula just want to know about treatment ...
 

Suggest treatment for hairline fracture in the left ankle on the fibula

on the left ankle on the fibula or something. Can you take a look and tell me that. Swelling comes and goes ...
 

Suggest treatment for comminuted tibula and fibula fracture

days. Tib was slab fractured into joint - plated/screws 5 wks ago...but no fixation done on fibula . First reck xray @ 3 1/2 wks post op appeared to show bone fill-in at tib...but "black gap" at fibula fx ...
 

Is minimally invasive surgery for fibula fracture advisable?

Do tens units and ems and ultrasound help after tibi fibula fracture withvrodcand screws? Is minimally invasive total knee replacement better than traditional? How do you deal with a sociopath? What ...
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How to treat a fractured fibula?

I fractured my fibula on my left leg 2 weeks ago. within two days, the three middle toes on my left foot started to feel slightly swollen, warm to the tough, red, numb and very itchy. the symptoms ...
 

Suggest treatment for fibula fracture

Hi Dr. I am 36 years old male. I broke my fibula in the bottom of my ankle of left leg on 31 of August 2014 I went to emergency and they put me cast. The emergency unit told me that I may not need ...
 

Is it safe to fly with fracture fibula?

I have an 18 year old visitor who has broken her right fibula - apparently a clean break. She has been in a back-slab type cast for a week and is going to be given a fibreglass cast tomorrow. She ...
 

What treatment is suggested for fractured distal fibula?

3 days ago I fractured my distal fibula and they put a boot on my foot and gave me crutches. I see an orthopedic dr tomorrow. My concern is that the top of my foot & toes is numb & my inside ankle is really ...
 

What are effects of putting weight on fractured fibula?

4 weeks in to fibula fracture...and accidently put some weight on my foot stepping off bottom ... instructions. it was a simple fracture that reset itself and required no surgery. ...
 

What is the treatment for distal right fibula fracture?

-scanning results Comminuted distal right fibular fracture. Several small presumed fracture fragments are in the lateral ankle mortise. Avulsive-type fracture of the distal medial malleolus. Minimally displaced fracture ...
 

What is preventing to heal the fracture on tip of fibula?

I have a fracture of the tip of the fibula and it has been almost 8 weeks and x-rays show no evidence of healing, I was only in an air cast - wasl never tol NOT to weight bear...in fact was told ...
 

Suggest treatment for distal fibula fracture

I have comminuted fracture of distal fibular.. 5 weeks ago. Just looked at imaging and initially had only one fracture pointed out appears to be more than one crack in bone should I be worried ...
 

What is the recovery time for tibia and fibula fracture?

and a lg screw/pin securing the Tibia/Fibula down by the ankle--both bones were fractured in her fall ...
 

Suggest treatment for nondisplaced distal fibula fracture

My daughter is 22 years old and sustained a distal undisplaced fibula fracture in 12/13. She was casted and non-weight bearing for 6 weeks. She then had a boot for another 4 weeks. She regularly ...
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My distal fibula is swollen and is mildly painful. It happended 4 days ago and still is painful. Not sure if sprained or fractured? I can rotate the ankle.
It is mostly sprain. But better to rule out fracture or hair crack by x ray of distal fibula. Start painkiller and muscle relaxant. Immobilization is the key in early recovery. Please hit thanks.
 
I had right ankle fracture in fibula bone.how much time it would take .....1 month is over
hello. to get full strength back it will take a long time. but you should be able to be back to moderate activities by another month. see it depends upon the extent of injury and treatment options. but 2-3 months is optimum time. reply with thanks. regards
 
Fibula is tender to the touch after a fall, and hurts when I twist my leg
Hi In that case it is better to have an X ray to rule out a a hairline fracture. Thanks
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