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Fiberglass cast got wet in the shower. Do I need to change it?

Patient: I am currently in a fiberglass cast on my leg and the doctor told me not to get it wet. I had a garbage back on it in the shower, yet the water seeped through. Do i need to go get another cast? Thank you in advance.

 

 

Doctor: If it is really wet and you have just got the cast, id go see your doctor as you may need a new cast.

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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