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Suggest treatment for fractured wrist

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Suggest treatment for shoulder fracture

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Suggest treatment for tibia fracture

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Suggest remedies for hip bone fracture in a cardiac patient

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Suggest treatment for fracture of talus bone

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Suggest treatment for suspected scaphoid fracture

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Fractured eye socket. Would it be safe to fly?

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What causes pain in the knee after a fracture?

/undisplaced fracture across the posterior lateral tibial condyle. Doctor never mentioned anything about the fracture and I m waiting on surgery for the ACL reconstruction. What are the risks of further damage ...
 

Should the leg be amputed for the fracture in femur?

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Suggest treatment for hand fracture and hyperglycemia

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What precautions need to be taken for fractured ribs?

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Postmenopausal osteoporosis of spine, taking medicine , stopped. Rib fractures. Why is she getting fractures?

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What could be the risks for not undergoing a surgery after finger fracture?

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What are the risk factors leading to trouble in case of ankle fracture?

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What is an avulsion fracture of the thumb s recovery time and management?

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Dr my brother got injured n he have one fracture in shoulder bone n two fractures in ribs....is this a serious matter? Or a minor injury
Its pretty serious. With proper medical care he should live.. but the risk of shoulder injury is higher.
 
Can an open reduction internal fixation on a tibial plateau fracture still be at risk of mal/non-union?
Hi, Thanks for writing to us. The chances are very less but it may be there. This is useful to you. Good luck. Regards Dr. Richa
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