How do you tell if you have a hairline fracture?

Answer Well sorry to say only by X-ray. Glad the swelling went down quickly lots of vessels there and sometimes the bleeding is fierce. Black eyes and all. Now with that said, not much to do about it eith... Read More »

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What is done for a hairline fracture?

It is best to utilize a sling if it is in the arm. If it is in the leg stay off it and get an xray to determine if it is bad enough to require a cast. If it is on some other bone, then an xray will... Read More »

Hairline Fracture Symptoms?

Do I have a hairline fracture in my hand?

Yes, you might have a hairline fracture in your hand

Hairline fracture in wrist?

It does sound like a hair line fracture to me. Often with fractures, surrounding muscles can be stretched or even torn (especially if you twisted a certain way). It's up to you if you would want to... Read More »