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deep tissue hematoma

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Hematoma : It will eventually resolve but it could take several months if it becomes painful you should see a physician as it could become infected and require ... Read More
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Dr. Jeremy Porter
13 years experience Pediatrics
Medical jargon: Very little difference. In assessing a patient, I'd ask about pain severity, location, and quality. History would supply facts about how the injury wa ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Metatarsal is bone: Bone itself is not often referred to as tissue. A deep bruise of the bone is often related to bone marrow edema without any break in the cortex or out ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Bruise: Bruises don't last 7 years, and neither do hematomas (blood collections). More likely there is a tear in the muscle which scarred. An MRI is needed to ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
After excised the-: -nerve can still form a neuroma,which can be large enough to cause pain as you described. Some people form neuromas more than others. Usually these ar ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: 3-6 weeks. If it is severe, up to 3 months.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bassett
60 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yes: It is probably related to the hematoma which was probably caused by trauma. Were there any fractured ribs?
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Different approaches: Surgeons may take different approaches depending on their training and experiences. If the hematoma is expanding and the patient is on blood thinners ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Slow resolution: It will disappear,but may take time-6-12 months

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