A 56-year-old member asked:
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I fractured chest wall cartilage, what to do?

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Dr. Kourosh Shamlou
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Conservative: basically you will need rest, anti inflammatory medications, and possibly use of a rib belt. It can take 3-6 months for healing. good luck
Answered on Mar 31, 2015

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