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Suggest treatment for femur fracture

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Posted on Fri, 25 Jul 2014
Question: My dad gone through a surgery for femur fracture, fixed a rod on 20th August 2013.
After that on Feb 2014 Bone marrow has been implanted, still I can see some small gaps in the bone on x-rays report.
He is feeling some pain while walking.

Can you please suggest what next should fix the left problem?

Which doctor is XXXXXXX should be good to consult?

Dr. R.K. More of XXXXXXX AMRI Hospital did all these surgeries and suggested Bone Grafting now.

Can you please suggest the best Doctor is XXXXXXX who can do Bone grafting?

What should be the total cost of Bone grafting?


Thanks,
XXXXXXX
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Answered by Dr. Saurabh Gupta (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Bone grafting can be done.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX
Thanks for your query.

If there is still sign of delayed union , bone grafting can be done to hasten the healing process.

You can consult- Dr. XXXXXXX XXXXXXX
Consultant Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon,M.B.B.S., D.ORTHO, M.S. (ORTHO), M.Ch (ORTH)
Apollo Hospital
#1533, 9th Main , 3rd Block, Jayanagar XXXXXXX XXXXXXX

Cost of bone grafting is around 30-50 thousand INR.

I do hope that you have found something helpful and I will be glad to answer any further query.

Take care

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Suggest treatment for femur fracture

Brief Answer: Bone grafting can be done. Detailed Answer: Hello XXXXXXX Thanks for your query. If there is still sign of delayed union , bone grafting can be done to hasten the healing process. You can consult- Dr. XXXXXXX XXXXXXX Consultant Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon,M.B.B.S., D.ORTHO, M.S. (ORTHO), M.Ch (ORTH) Apollo Hospital #1533, 9th Main , 3rd Block, Jayanagar XXXXXXX XXXXXXX Cost of bone grafting is around 30-50 thousand INR. I do hope that you have found something helpful and I will be glad to answer any further query. Take care