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How long does swelling last? 4.5 days ago foot got crushed. Still swollen, purple. Use Ace Bandage? Not painful. Not walking much. Xray negative.

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: 2 to 4 weeks

If x-ray is negative is a minor injury.
Most minor-to-moderate injuries will heal within 2 to 4 weeks. Apply moist heat, reduce the function and NSAIDs OTC will help to speed the healing. Get well soon!

In brief: 2 to 4 weeks

If x-ray is negative is a minor injury.
Most minor-to-moderate injuries will heal within 2 to 4 weeks. Apply moist heat, reduce the function and NSAIDs OTC will help to speed the healing. Get well soon!
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