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Recently I started to work out and now I got a swelling in the elbow, what should I do?
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Dr. Mark Galland
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: RICE
Being with rice, and avoid the activities that exacerbate the swelling.
If this and a gradual return to activity does not alleviate the symptoms, see an orthopedist for evaluation.

In brief: RICE
Being with rice, and avoid the activities that exacerbate the swelling.
If this and a gradual return to activity does not alleviate the symptoms, see an orthopedist for evaluation.
Dr. Mark Galland
Dr. Mark Galland
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Dr. Jack Choueka
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Get evaluated
Swelling after a workout could indicate a joint problem. If simple icing and rest does not work to alleviate the problem, then an evaluation by an orthopedist including an xray should be performed.

In brief: Get evaluated
Swelling after a workout could indicate a joint problem. If simple icing and rest does not work to alleviate the problem, then an evaluation by an orthopedist including an xray should be performed.
Dr. Jack Choueka
Dr. Jack Choueka
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