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What is the most common treatment for a bruised collar bone?

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Dr. Audie Rolnick
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Rest

Rest , ice, sling, meds.

In brief: Rest

Rest , ice, sling, meds.
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Dr. Matthew Enna
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Rest, ice/heat

Rest, ice, heat, anti-inflammatories (ibuprofen, naprosyn), and activity modification are the first-line treatments for a bruise.
As your pain subsides, you may advance your activities as tolerated. If it does not improve, i would suggest seeing an orthopaedic surgeon.

In brief: Rest, ice/heat

Rest, ice, heat, anti-inflammatories (ibuprofen, naprosyn), and activity modification are the first-line treatments for a bruise.
As your pain subsides, you may advance your activities as tolerated. If it does not improve, i would suggest seeing an orthopaedic surgeon.
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