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Injured wrist and no medical aid for 3 days - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   I broke my arm and I'm stuck in the mountains
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User :   How bad will it be to seek medical help after 3 days? what should I do besides ice
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Besides ice splinting is done
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and should be Xray
User :   broke my wrist not arm
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to see if there is a real fracture
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Tetanus vaccine with pain killers
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are given
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If there is a fracture
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splinting for sometime
User :   Will I suffer from waiting 3 days? permenate damage?
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depeneding upon the fracture
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It depends on the extent of damage
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whether there is fracture or not
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what symptoms do you have now?
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are you able to move the arms
User :   Swollen and mishapen
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or hold things
User :   can move fingers
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Doctor :   what is your age?
User :   I dont have my credit card with me
User :   35
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Doctor :   Did you do splinting
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Where are you right now?

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