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How can treat myself after a ligament tear ?

How can treat myself after a ligament tear ?
Asked On : Sat, 11 Sep 2010
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Treatment of a ligament injury varies from simple splinting to surgical repair-- but there are a myriad of factors before your physician can recommend treatment--viz. which ligament is damaged, time since injury, severity of the injury, how is the ligament injury bothering you etc. I suggest you first see a specialist who will examine you clinically & then might recommend some investigations to better diagnose the nature & extent of the injury. This will aid in recommending the best treatment options for you.
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Answered: Sun, 12 Sep 2010
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