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How could you tell if a joint is swollen?

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It will become enlarged, painful and warm.

In brief: See below

It will become enlarged, painful and warm.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery
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Orthopedics is great in that almost every single joint in the body has a double.
During physical examination we always compare one side to the other in assessing whether there is swelling.

In brief: Compare it

Orthopedics is great in that almost every single joint in the body has a double.
During physical examination we always compare one side to the other in assessing whether there is swelling.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
Thank
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