Is it possible that my old broken bone might have fractured again in some way?

Answer It might be arthritis.Arthritis is a common complaint in the years following a broken bone but check with a doctor.

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Is it possible to break a bone and not even KNOW you have a broken bone?

yes i work in an ER and we actually had a pt that came in today said she had fallen on concrete about 2 weeks ago ....her friend was actually brought up here in an ambulance and she just figured th... Read More »

Have I fractured my shin bone?

I can't tell from here. But massive bruising sounds more like a torn muscle than a hairline fracture.Next time, don't try to land on your feet. Just hit the ground and roll.

After a broken bone heals will the bone always have a weak spot?

people say that they grow back stronger but i have broken my wrist 3 times in 7 years, the 1st time, a clean snap but the other 2 were from simple falling over in netball and tennis and was just a ... Read More »

I have heard some people say that the swine flu is not all that bad, it might not likely lead to death?

Regular flu kills 36,000 people a year in the United States and estimated 375,000 worldwide, About 90 percent of those deaths are among people older than 65 who already have health problems and cau... Read More »