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Sr one accident in 2012 year my right leg fractured. Surgery to my leg and fixed a plate in my leg, now i am alright but some body tells about that plate will be throne my leg. I am not interested putting plate in my body in future there is harm to my body, please suggest

1 Doctor Answered
There is no need to remove the plate unless until it is giving you some problems such as pain or pinching or some infection. There is no harm if the plate is present inside the body.
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