Broken Bone (Single Fracture), Swelling And Warm To Touch

Reviewed on 8/30/2021

A bone fracture due to trauma or injury is often accompanied by swelling and warmth of the affected area. Other symptoms such as bleeding and tenderness may also occur. If you have experienced trauma and believe you may have a bone fracture, it is important to seek immediate medical attention.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

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