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Fracture - First Aid

What are the Symptoms of Fracture?

The main symptoms of fracture include pain, swelling and inability to move the affected area.

Symptoms of fracture include -

  • An out-of-shape limb or joint that is visible to the eye
  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Unbearable or intense pain, especially on movement
  • Inability to move the affected bone or joint
  • Muscle spasms
  • Feeling of numbness or a tingling sensation
  • Skin discoloration around the affected area
  • In some cases, the broken bone can be seen protruding out of the skin surface
  • Bleeding in case of open fracture

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