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Creaking noise after intramedullary nailing in right tibia

I have a creaking noise when I put pressure on my right leg 30 days post op. It sounds like and feels like my ankle bone pulling down on the rod inside the tibtibia bone. I'm afraid calcification and bone healing will never happen if things are moving around. Any ideas of what is happening here would be appreciated.
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replied December 27th, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. 30 days is too early to start putting pressure on the bones. Give it some time. Trust your orthopaedic surgeon and your bones. They will gain their strength back.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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