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How to get rid of or lessen the pain of a broken arm or leg?

How to get rid of or lessen the pain of a broken arm or leg?

Stability: Stability either operatively or non operatively is the best way to control pain. Aside from that various medications are available. We don't recommend nsaids however for most adult fractures because of the theoretic risk of non union. ...Read more

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Dr. Ajay Balaram
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Arm Fracture (Definition)

An arm fracture typically refers to a fracture of the bone in the upper arm, the humerus or of the bones in the forearm, the radius and/or the ulna. Fractures in the hand and wrist are usually not called "arm fractures". While many of these fractures are treated non-surgically in children, many of these fractures, particularly those in the forearm, ...Read more


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What does it feel like to have a broken arm or leg bone?

What does it feel like to have a broken arm or leg bone?

Painful!: Until the bone is stabilized either operatively or non-operatively, it is very painful! ...Read more

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Why does a doctor put a cast on a broken arm or leg?

Why does a doctor put a cast on a broken arm or leg?

Better healing: Treatment for most fractures (broken bones) involves immobilizing the bone. Most commonly this is done by placing a cast (plaster or fiberglass) on the broken bone until it is healed. ...Read more

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Help please? How long would surgery take for a broken arm/leg?

Help please? How long would surgery take for a broken arm/leg?

That depends on : The injury/ injuries, any other complicating factors ; the surgical procedures that need to be performed. There is no one size fits all answer for this question. ...Read more

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I only have mild eczema. I get white patches (discolouration) on my arms and legs every summer. Why is this? And what's the best treatment.

I only have mild eczema. I get white patches (discolouration) on my arms and legs every summer. Why is this? And what's the best treatment.

Discoloration: Whenever the skin becomes inflamed or irritated it will heal lighter in color or darker in color. This is because the melanocytes produce pigment and transfer their pigment granules to the keratinocytes. Usually the color evens our after a season or two. The best treatment is to prevent the inflammation from the eczema by the use of topical medications prescribed by your doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have red spot all over my legs and arms.What is it and what is the treatment for this?Its not itchy its just spread out all over my body now.

I have red spot all over my legs and arms.What is it and what is the treatment for this?Its not itchy its just spread out all over my body now.

Many causes: Red spots on all over the legs and arms could be from different causes such as poison ivy, insect bite , chiggers, and other contact reactions. Rare bleeding associated conditions (purpura) also need to be ruled out. Please see your physician. ...Read more

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I have these sometimes itchy, little bumps all over my legs and backs of my arms, for about 2 years, what are they and what treatment should I use?

I have these sometimes itchy, little bumps all over my legs and backs of my arms, for about 2 years, what are they and what treatment should I use?

Itchy pumps: Could be keratosis pilaris that due to dryness is itchy. May also be eczema Moisturize skin in shower and exfoiiate with 1/2 cup coconut oil and 1/2 cup sugar Could also use Amlactin lotion to moisturize F/u with dermatology /doc/urgent care ...Read more

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Hi there is a rash on my arms and legs and its itchy it shows really small bumps i guess. Any treatment?

Hi there is a rash on my arms and legs and its itchy it shows really small bumps i guess. Any treatment?

Treatment: Yes, there is treatment. Start with your doctor but you might need a referral to a Dermatologist. ...Read more

Dr. James Hocker
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