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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Wittstadt
36 years experience Hand Surgery
Splint: Wrist sprains and strains can take a long time to heal. It is not unusual to have some discomfort for 6-9 months or more. I would suggest an elastic ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Johnston-Jones
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Patience: It can take up to six months for dorsal wrist pain to resolve after a dorsal capsuloligamentous injury. If recurrent pain persists, or increases, see ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Johnston-Jones
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A long time.: Dorsal ligament injuries, classified as wrist sprains, can take longer to stop hurting than many fractures. In my experience this is usually 6 weeks ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: You symptoms suggest ulnar nerve compression. Have the orthopedist reevaluate the wrist.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
43 years experience Podiatry
Ankle sprain: If you are sure by x-ray evaluation that there is no fracture, if it is recent- rest ice compression (brace or wrap) and elevation. Anti-inflammatory ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: A simple ankle sprain should be better after 1-2 weeks. If not better, a primary care doctor, sports medicine doctor, or orthopedic doctor can evaluat ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cassandra Lee
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
R.I.C.E. and time: A sprain will heal given time. To alleviate symptoms in the acute period, r.I.C.E. Rest, ice, compression, elevation. Oral anti-inflammatories may ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
It probably: means that your ligament is stretched but not completely ruptured. Treatment depends largely upon the extent of 'incomplete' ness. Discuss with your ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
The pinky blues: How to get rid of the "blues": ice 20 minutes on/20 minutes off during 1st week. After 1 week, heat or ice, whatever feels better. Arnica. Nsaids like ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
By preventing it: If the sprain of ankle is repetitive prevent it by being cautious, otherwise may lead to real bad injury to the ankle
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