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how are hip muscle strains or sprains treated?

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Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Conservatively: Active rest and recovery, ice, compression, gentle stretching anti inflammatory medication, massage possibly..Etc.
Answered on Oct 12, 2018
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