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Severe clavicle pain post fall, extremely swollen scalene muscle, numbness in arms and legs, X-rays clear. What can help?

Hello - I fell about six months ago and have severe pain near my clavicle . I have had xrays which show nothing is damaged to the acutal clavicle. However, I continue to experience pain and the scalene muscle is extremely swollen all of the time. Additionally, my arm and leg continue to go numb. What can I do to help the situation?
Asked On : Thu, 4 Oct 2012
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The swelling in the area of injury is suggestive of a soft tissue injury in the area. Regular hot fomentation and anti inflammatory medicines will help.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Fri, 5 Oct 2012
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