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 ...
Apr 17, 2015 ... Fractures of the fibula bone -- located on the outside of your lower leg --... ... A
cast may be applied to keep the bones in place as they heal. ... and you may be
required to use crutches to avoid putting weight on the leg ... In some cases,
broken bones do not heal back together -- a condition called nonunion.
Simply put, the more bones that are broken, the more unstable the ankle
becomes. ... Tibia - shinbone; Fibula - smaller bone of the lower leg; Talus - a
small bone that sits ... feel the same as a broken ankle, every ankle injury should
be evaluated by a physician. .... After that, you may be put into a cast or
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. This video ...
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=6Eyxbhhq8sU
Jun 27, 2011 ... Hi , Do you feel pain at 5th weeks ? ... I broke both the tibia closeto my ankle and
then my fibula close to .... would you like to put plaster cast?
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?