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My friend is incarcerated at the Naval Brig in Charleston,

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My friend is incarcerated at the Naval Brig in Charleston, SC. He has a torn ACL , diagnosed by an MRI. It has been torn since March, an MRI showed it in June.

Is there anything that can be done to speed up the medical care?

Thank you,

Deborah Paxton
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 5 years ago.
If it is not a full tear then physical therapy will help it heal.
If you can get him a homeopathic remedy called Rhus Tox 200C potency, take one pill under the tongue once a day for three days,,,then that is it....this might help.

The tear needs to be appraised by a doc and PT ordered.

good luck

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