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 Re: Hardware and boots
dcb    1:14am Feb 23 2017

Probably be okay once properly healed and after the swelling has gone down - could take several months. If the plate does cause problems you can ask for it to be removed.They won't do that until at least 12-18 months, and the bone will be weaker until the screw holes fill in. I thought mine was causing problems for about a year but it seems okay now.

Good luck!

Fibula Fx lat. malleolus Weber B 12 June 2015
ORIF plate 18 June. Cast problems (allodynia) so boot from 25th but NWB.
25 July start PWB in boot, 7 Aug PWB without boot. 14th Aug few steps FWB.
9 Sept 10-steps jog 25 Sept: PT says go run!

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