metatarsal stress fractures

My daughter was diagnosed with five stress fractures on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd metatarsal. She is in a boot, but is a competitive cheerleader and has been taking off the boot to compete. The area swells up more, she puts ice on it, and bears the pain. My question: Can she cause more damage to these fractures or will she just prolong the healing process? Her doctor seemed to think it was okay, but the pain would be unbearable.

Posted By Terry on March 18, 2006 at 19:19:48:

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