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How do I get the swelling down in my knee after sports injury?
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Dr. Bryan Reuss
Orthopedic Surgery
5 doctors agree
In brief: Ice
The fastest way is ice, elevation, compression and anti-inflammatories.
If you get swelling after an injury, this should be evaluated as it could represent a fracture, ligament spain or meniscus tear.

In brief: Ice
The fastest way is ice, elevation, compression and anti-inflammatories.
If you get swelling after an injury, this should be evaluated as it could represent a fracture, ligament spain or meniscus tear.
Dr. Bryan Reuss
Dr. Bryan Reuss
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: Ice.
Apply ice to the affected area, 4-5 times per day, for 20 minutes at a time.
Take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication.

In brief: Ice.
Apply ice to the affected area, 4-5 times per day, for 20 minutes at a time.
Take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Ice after sports
The best way to minimized swelling if ice after any workouts or sporting activities.
Do not use heat. Ice will decrease the swelling and along with nsaids can help resolve your symptoms in a rapid manner.

In brief: Ice after sports
The best way to minimized swelling if ice after any workouts or sporting activities.
Do not use heat. Ice will decrease the swelling and along with nsaids can help resolve your symptoms in a rapid manner.
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
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