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Suggest treatment for ruptured baker's cyst

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Dr. Alokkalyani

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Posted on Mon, 11 Aug 2014 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: 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?
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Answered by Dr. Alokkalyani 2 hours later
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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.
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I wish you good health, take care
--Dr. Alok


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