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If possible, please post a picture of the area on his leg that appears swollen. If the toes are able to grip on the injured leg and there is no obvious angle, then likely this is a soft tissue (muscular) injury. If any bones were broken, they do not typically start to bear even a little bit of weight within 24 hours. If you can, moisten the feathers along the top part of the leg to check for wounds. If any wounds are noted, take a small amount of soap and water and clean the area. You should thoroughly rinse afterwards, so no residual soap. It is unfortunate that the local veterinary hospital will not see him. If you would like to post your location, I can list a few local hospitals that will see birds. Feel free to continue asking questions. You can continue posting on this thread for a few days, even after rating my response. Take care.