How long should I wear compression socks after having plates put into my arm? Can I take them off at night?

I had a accident on Sunday that caused bones in my right arm to break. I have been wearing compression socks. I wasn't told when to take them off. Do you know how long I should wear them?

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Answered by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

If you are not bedbound and walking normally, then there is no reason to continue wearing support hose.

Published on May 07, 2019

Answered by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

If you are not bedbound and walking normally, then there is no reason to continue wearing support hose.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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