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how can you treat a broken arm?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Cast: Most commonly, a broken arm is treated by placing a cast (plaster or fiberglass) on the affected arm for approximately 6 weeks until the fracture is healed.
Answered on Jun 14, 2015
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Orthopedic care: This involves immobization, xrays intially and for follow up and up and therapy when and if needed.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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