A 29-year-old member asked:
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can a dislocated elbow affect your entire body?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Indirectly: In the sense that you will have to alter your mechanics when using the affected elbow.
Answered on Oct 29, 2012

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See your doctor: He/she will refer you to an orthopedic surgeon who will be able to stabilize it.
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Yes: With appropriate therapy and rehab, it can.

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