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Does using crutches worsen joint inflammation?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Clive Segil
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: No

If anything could releive joint pain.

In brief: No

If anything could releive joint pain.
Dr. Clive Segil
Dr. Clive Segil
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Dr. Bettina Herbert
If the joint inflammation is in your neck, shoulders, arms or wrists, it might. Best to get a quick lesson in how to use crutches and the proper height for you.
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