Depending on the type of fracture sustained to the fibula bone, treatment varies
considerably and can include wearing a high-top tennis shoe or a short leg cast,
The fibula is the smaller of the two long bones in the lower leg. It is located on the
outer or lateral edge of the leg, and is connected to the other long bone (tibia) ...
When I visited my ortho doctor he put me into a walking boot right away ... Has
anyone ever had a fibula fracture, only got a boot (no cast), and started ... When
do you think the swelling will subside? please update me when ...
At this point the fracture should have been put in a cast. How do I know this? ..... I
have the same symptoms as you reported for a fractured fibula. What has been ...
On the day of your surgery to repair a dislocated ankle, you typically are taken ...
that will fit comfortably over your short leg cast or splint when you leave the
hospital. ... Your surgeon typically fixes your broken fibula with a plate and
screws. .... Your repaired bones should be stable before you put stress on your
ankle with ...
Doesn't hurt to get a second opinion on how you should b e ... im still in pain i
was never put in plaster or anything else to support the break, ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Do You Put a Cast on a Broken Fibula&v=At5wApZszIU
Dec 21, 2011 ... Norman Wood broke a number of bones in his lower leg. This required 7 weeks
in 3 different casts. Luckily surgery wasn't required. ... Broken Leg Tibia and
Fibula Replace Cast ... Your browser does not currently recognize any of the
video formats available. .... Putting on a Cast.mp4 - Duration: 9:46.
Sep 29, 2014 ... I can put some weight on the leg and hobble around, but from time to time I get a
clicking ... In the meantime you can take simple painkillers, such as paracetamol
... Should I feel so much pain a month after breaking my fibula?
Only the bone on the outside of the ankle, the fibula, is broken. ... When a fracture
involves several broken bones or the bones do not remain lined ... Instruct you to
walk without putting weight on the injured ankle, using crutches or a walker. ... in
a cast or a cast boot, your physical therapist will teach you how to walk without ...
Apr 18, 2015 ... How do you tollerate pain pills & what you taking? Paul ... Going to hospital Tues
to have the full plaster cast put on. It's my Fibula that's broken.