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How to ease the pain of tibia and fibula?

broke my tibula and fibula back when i was 19..now im 40 and the site hurts when i walk lately and is very sore..there is a large bump where the break was,which has been there for years..i did not have any rods put in,i wore a plaster cast for 6 months up to my butt,then wore one up to my knee for 3 months...what do i do about the pain i am having now..and what could it be?
Tue, 30 Jun 2020
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Hi,

It seems that your fracture is not united yet. To guide you properly there is need to see your X-ray. Please get one done as soon as possible and share with your doctor for proper guidance.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Jaideep Gaver, Orthopedic Surgeon
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How to ease the pain of tibia and fibula?

Hi, It seems that your fracture is not united yet. To guide you properly there is need to see your X-ray. Please get one done as soon as possible and share with your doctor for proper guidance. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Jaideep Gaver, Orthopedic Surgeon