I want to know if it is serious, yesterday my wife bicycled with others hit this serious how long it takes to recover
The fifth metatarsal base avulsion fracture, which is still aligned, can be treated conservatively. It is recommended to rest for 1 month with external fixation in a cast, and then to take a film for review.The healing of the fracture usually takes 8 weeks to 12 weeks, after the fracture heals, you can walk on the ground and return to normal.
First of all, this situation belongs to a kind of foot fracture, need to strictly follow the fracture recuperation for 3 months, at the same time need to carry out external fixation of plaster for 4 weeks, can choose conservative treatment, can also choose surgery, according to the patient's own situation to decide, depends on the patient's own requirements
According to your report, the situation is not very serious, it is recommended to take proper rest, bed rest to minimize foot activities, usually diet should also pay attention to nutrition, you can drink more bone broth, recovery for a period of time, you are recommended to go to the hospital for review in a timely manner.