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Suggest treatment for ruptured baker's cyst

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I was diagnosed with a Bakers cyst awhile back...I believe it has ruptured. calf and foot swelling and foot and toes numbness, no pain. what can be done to treat it?
Posted Mon, 11 Aug 2014 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
 
 
Answered by Dr. Alokkalyani 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
intraarticular injection

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Hi and thanks for the query

I am Dr. Alok and very pleased to be assisting you with your health questions today.

Intraarticular injection of steroid and crepe bandage - is the answer of ruptured baker cyst, you need to see a rheumatologist for that

Hope this helps and provides answers to your question.
If you have any further queries, please don’t hesitate to ask me again
I wish you good health, take care
--Dr. Alok

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