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Health Tip: Limit Swelling While Wearing a Cast
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(HealthDay News) -- It's natural for a broken limb to swell just after the injury. If the limb is in a cast, this can make the cast feel snug near the injury, causing discomfort and possible pain.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons offers these suggestions to help ease swelling beneath a cast:
-- Diana Kohnle
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