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How do you know if you broke or sprain your elbow?

it happened an hour ago it still hurts.

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It might just be twisted. If your ankle still hurts after you wake up in the morning of if it's bruised, it might be sprained. If you can't walk on it, it's probably broken and you should go see a doctor, but if you can walk it most likely isn't, and I wouldn't worry too much. For now I recommend taking some pain medicine and putting some ice on your ankle. Make sure to keep it elevated with pillows and/or a foot rest if you can.

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Elbow not Ankle
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Lol it's fine it's the thought that counts thanks for trying to help anyway.
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ELBOW not ANKLE
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Ask a dr.

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see a Dr.

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Hi bellah, a few question should clear it up, first, how exactly did you hurt it, is it bruising anywhere and the swelling can you see it's bigger than the other,..then can you straighten your arm, make a fist and bend your arm, lastly do you feel nauseated.

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5 out of 10 and can't straighten it.
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how did you hurt it
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if you haven't already put ice on it...
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Ask dr. Bob

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who is dr. Bob,
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when you move it hurts

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