Right fibula fracture

It is a simple fracture with very slight dislocation just 4 inches below the knee joint,. How many weeks will it take to heal? How soon will i be able to play sports?
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Harisha N L Bangalore | General Physician
Recovery is usually between 6 to 8weeks. But you might not be able to exercise or do strenuous activities for a little longer than that...Non weight bearing physiotherapy will help in an early recovery. The weight bearing will be allowed only when a callus formation is seen around the fracture site radiologically...Consult your orthopedic surgeon for fallow up they will do the needful.
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